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Old 01-05-2012, 10:15 AM
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I have a 2 inch lift with 31" tires but I need to go bigger with the lift but I don't know howbig ie can go with out having to change out much if so a easy way to do the stuff



On another note went to prairie city to test it out and eaither I have to lift or cut or both let me know tips ideas
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3 maybe 3.5 will clear the 31s all day. I wouldn't go much higher w 31s. The bigger the lift the more you will have to adjust/upgrade. With a 3-3.5 just get the right shock and sway bar links and an alignment. Once you get up to 4.5 or so some will say your drive line may need attention but everyone's experiences are different. With 4.5 i would def suggest adjustable lower control arms maybe even upper. But if your question is what to lift to clear your 31s? add an inch and you should be fine. For how cheap it will be to add a little lift to clear 31s i wouldnt cut just yet.
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Old 01-05-2012, 11:42 AM
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What all would I have to adjust with just the 1" lift onto what I have now and wuld s there be enough clearance iwih te wheel space I do wheel so I need space for play
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just get an alignment and make sure you have enough shock travel and you should be fine. double check your front and rear brake lines to make sure they have enough slack.
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He's correct. You can run 3" with minimal modifications and 31s.

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If you look at my pictures would I have enough clearance to play or should I think about xutting
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**** it get the grinder out and call it a day. I think we have spelled it out pretty clear for you lol. 3 is plenty w 31s.
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What would you suggest to lift it spacers or another way
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depends how much you want to spend. 3 inch coils and 3 inch lift packs would be best. next would be spring spacers and shackles maybe add a leaf. try not to use blocks. dont stack spacers. a full 3 lift is affordable. but cut off wheels are cheaper.
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Are you on stock rims?

Better backspacing may be all you need.
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depending on what he is rubbing. fender of are you rubbing the inside of the tires? wheel spacers or wheels will fix that issue. but with 31s and 2 inches im guessing hes rubbing everywhere lol.
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Mine rubs like hell on 3" and 31s. But it stays on pavement 90% of the time so it doesn't matter.

Granted, It's riding on some 3.25" bs wheels. If it had stock wheels on it she'd be golden.

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Not stock rims 15" Pacers trying to get it pretty cheap tired of not wheeling
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Yeah I am hitting everywhere I put it in 4wd andturn I hit everywhere bent the fenders not to bad but it bent um up a little front and back
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