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FX4 & XLT Differences

Besides the 16" wheels, what does the FX4 have that the 2011 XLT is missing. I just traded the FX4 for the newer XLT & it seems that the body is lower. Is the suspension different? I want to make the xlt appear as similar as possible to the FX4. I found the 2011 xlt with only 5000 miles & BOUGHT IT RIGHT AWAY. My FX4 had 155k .

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2011 trucks have lower indexed keys (if 4x4) and smaller rear blocks which is why it is lower.
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That's right. It is the difference in the model year that make it lower, not the difference from FX4 to XTL.
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Do I need a susp lift & body kit, or just one to get there?
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you just need the torsion bar keys and the rear blocks from an older ranger. iirc 06 and older

I guess technically its a suspension lift, even though its stock parts
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