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what lift

Looking to do a 8in lift searched through a lot of threads on here but didn't really see a go to company. Any thoughts on what lift i should be looking at? saw couple people using pro comp but didn't see a 8in lift listed on there site what am i missing?
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Check out topguncustomz.com

They have a huge selection of lifts and you can contact them to customize any of their products and basically build your own kit. ProComp is good and they do have a 8" kit as does skyjacker and superlift. If your willing to spend a little more money check out Icon, they make very high quality suspension products.

Stay away from Rough Country, they make very cheap lifts, my friend has their 3" on his RAM 1500 and he cracked the rear block in about 3,000 miles. Basically, you get what you pay for.

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BDS makes a nice 8" 4link lift and skyjacker makes a 8.5" 4link. Both excellent systems

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Maybe something like this

http://www.topguncustomz.com/Store/G...view=255859966

Fabtech makes some good kits.


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When I go big I'm going to do the fabtech 8". I've always liked their stuff.

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what kit would ya get four link blocks leafs ??
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Going with an 8" lift, i was told you need to extend the drive shafts...is this correct?

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With the skyjacker kits. Go with the leafs. I regret not doing the leafs. Also skyjackers kit comes with a drive shaft spacer

Current Rig: 2011 F-350 CCSB Lariat chrome FX4 Tuxedo Black.
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