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Old 06-03-2008, 03:02 PM
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Add A Leafs

Hey im doing a 2inch add a leaf lift and i have the Add a leafs, and 2inch lifted shocks is there anything else i will need?
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Old 06-04-2008, 08:57 AM
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when it is done get your front end aligned.
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Old 06-04-2008, 03:30 PM
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so thats it. Sweet.
i need an alignment anyway so its all good.
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You need a adj track bar since your 2" lift will move the axle 1/2-3/4" to the right. Just a FYI but a add a leaf will ride stiffer than a mini spring kit or a hanger lift.

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Old 06-05-2008, 07:48 AM
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If he has a F350 he well but a F250 doesn't need one.
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Old 06-05-2008, 08:09 AM
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With just 2 inches the trac bar will be fine I have done it on both 250-350's 1999-04 and works fine

As far as an alignment goes the only thing the lift will effect is the steering wheel will be turned a little to one side instead of straight but is easy to correct just adjust the drag-link which is the one connected to the pitman arm that will correct it and save you money at the alignment shop
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I have a 04 F-250 with a two inch add a leaf allready installed. I now have an adjustable track bar on the way because the front axle is off to the left about an inch and a half, she is dog walkin preatty bad!! I ordered it from 4 wheel parts about $160.00
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Old 06-05-2008, 08:36 AM
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I have a 04 F-250 with a two inch add a leaf allready installed. I now have an adjustable track bar on the way because the front axle is off to the left about an inch and a half, she is dog walkin preatty bad!! I ordered it from 4 wheel parts about $160.00
Wow we did a 2 1/2 leveling kit on bluestroker's 6.0 and it drives fine guess we just lucked out
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