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Old 02-15-2006
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For one or two inches can't you just add an extra leaf in the rear and crank up your torsion bars in the front?
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Old 02-15-2006
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that depends on if you have torsion bars or not
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Old 02-16-2006
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yea ..depends..the 3" lift is easy
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Old 02-16-2006
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do what i did, crank em two inches to level it and then put on a body lift. it looks huge compared to stock rangers
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Old 02-17-2006
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Torsion bars sag back down after a while. The "crank" is not very permanent.
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Old 02-17-2006
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Originally Posted by winks
I did a body lift on my truck because it is 4 wheel drive. If it were 2 wheel drive, I would've saved the extra money for a spindle lift. The bodylift (on my truck anyhow) was a pain in the ***. The spindle lift is more beneficial, and depending on the brand, will probably run you somewhere around $500 for a good setup which isn't a high price to pay.
Wow I didn't realize those were that cheap. Yeah thats got to be all around better then the BL.

If i was you, I would do both. $700 is not bad at all for 7 inches+- of lift.
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Old 02-17-2006
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I did my spindle lift for $350 total.....shocks...blocks....and labor....its pretty easy to install once you get past the RED only took 4 hours and 2 people to do it....and it looks SOOOOOO much better than my buds body get more ground clearance
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Old 02-17-2006
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Originally Posted by SouthrnDAWG15 get more ground clearance
not overall ground clearance though
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