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Chevy 1500 Front Spring lift of 2.5"

Well I saw this thread over on RPS the other day and didn't see any thread like that on here. Maybe you guys have seen or heard of it, but I have not seen anything like this:

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i was reading this on another site and it looks like it will work for 98-08 a arm rangers.....

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basically the coil springs from a 99-06 chevy silverado 1500 will work in a 98-08 a arm ranger for 2.5" of front lift
Interesting. If it's that easy then it sounds like a good option. Just would need to figure out how much longer of a front shock you will need.
Here's the orig thread on RPS: RPS Thread: Full Size Chevy Front Spring Replacement. 2.5" Lift...
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interesting.. the upper control arm looks maxed out though..
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thats what shocks are for... limit down travel
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