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2004 with Leveling Kit, and 33" Nittos

I don't have any of the pictures of the during, they're on a friends camera and he'll be emailing them to me sometime this week. I'll get those in later.....

I replaced the front leafs with a 2.5" taller leafs, shocks, steering stabilizers, and F350 rear blocks, replaced the stock 245/75R16 (29") with some Nitto Terra Grapplers 285/65R18 (33") on a set of Moto Metal 951.

I really feel like this setup is much more proportional to the size of the truck


Here's a pre-lift picture



A couple of afters.....





A good shot of the dual steering stabilizers.


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Man, Eric, that TOTALLY changed the look of your truck! Dude, you must be STOKED!

Looks great!

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Looks good man. When I did my leveling kit it said 2.5" now it's like an inch higher than the rear cuz it brought it up at least 3" so I'm gonna put some 1 inch shackle lifts on the front and put the f350 blocks in the rear so it will all be level

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Man, Eric, that TOTALLY changed the look of your truck! Dude, you must be STOKED!

Looks great!
Thanks, I think it's a much more proportional look with it this way. I'm super happy with it. I planned on doing a Ranch Hand Legend bumper as well, but that got put on the back burner for more tools.

Here's a few shot of the tear down. I hope to do a write up on the whole install in the next week or two, and I'll include lots and lots of pictures in that thread.
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