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Old 02-26-2010, 10:01 PM
TGDKY TGDKY is offline
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Default How can i gain 3/4 of an inch in the rear?

I maxed my t bars out- had a full alignment done and they didnt settle as much as i thought they would so now i want to raise the rear 3/4 to 1 inch. Is there an adjustable shackle or a softer AAL?
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Old 02-26-2010, 10:02 PM
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belltech 6400 chevy lowering shackle. lowers chevy's but raises rangers about 1-1.5" i believe. may be more lift than you want tho
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Old 02-26-2010, 10:22 PM
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ok sweet- is there anyway to make a shackle lift less? adjust it somehow?
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Old 02-26-2010, 10:26 PM
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Shackle lift is determined by eye to eye length divided by 2. So figure that in and you'll know what size shackle to get.

You could also run an AAL. Or find a 2wd 2in block instead of a 2.5" 4wd block.
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Toss in a Belltech 6400 shackle. Its listed for a 88-98 Chevy truck and it lowers that 2"...BUT...when bolted up to a Ranger, its LIFTS the truck. They've got two usable leaf spring bolt holes. Bottom most hole will get you 1.5-2" of lift. Second to the bottom hole gives you .75-1" of lift.

I've got one and I measured before and after...1.5" of lift.





It's what my brother used to lift his lowered truck's ass about an three quarters of an inch...
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