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I saw one of his threads a while ago, and he had 20" rims too. Said his cv axles were ...


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Old 11-08-2016, 09:43 AM   #431 (permalink)
 
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I saw one of his threads a while ago, and he had 20" rims too. Said his cv axles were at the max angle, so I assume he had some vibration while in 4wd. I would imagine using 17s and lower pro tires would keep cv axle angle less severe, not that it's really necessary here in Georgia... hence my thought that I might just level my truck with some 33s and keep an eye out for a nice qc 2wd here and trade up when I find the right one.

Then start the lowering process lol

Edit.. after posting that it just makes me want to lower my 4wd lol


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Lowered mine another 2" in the rear to get the ride height where I want it for the complete suspension rebuild. I think taking the front down another 1/2" and it'll be the perfect stance for me. Now the hard part begins.

What did you do to get another 2" out of the rear? I have a flip and notch with stock shackles in mine and I would like a bit more out of it.

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What did you do to get another 2" out of the rear? I have a flip and notch with stock shackles in mine and I would like a bit more out of it.

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It has 2" blocks in it for right now, but they're just temporary. I am going to put a stock shackle back in it and use the Belltech springs to get this height permanently. I've got a set of leaf spring perches, and the old ones will be cut off and these welded on to get the pinion angle correct.
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What drop are you on and what size tires?


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Long time no see Fred, the black hood looks nice

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The 46rh is old news, putting in a new boost cam. Ought to get her into the 11's... how about you?
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Nothing too much lately. New water pump a few months ago. Got a little budget saved up for the truck, trying to decide what i want to do. Going to finish my lca bushing job along with new wheel bearings probably beginning of April. Then I'll put on whatever I buy with my extras fund.


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Nothing too much lately. New water pump a few months ago. Got a little budget saved up for the truck, trying to decide what i want to do. Going to finish my lca bushing job along with new wheel bearings probably beginning of April. Then I'll put on whatever I buy with my extras fund.
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