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lookin to lift

got a 96 F250 2wd. lokin to get a lift but not sure how high and make. if possible could ya'll post pics of your lifted obs's and info about the lift please. Thanks in advance
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What do you use the truck for? Is it a daily driver, tow rig or what?

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Honestly nobody makes parts to lift a 2wd obs diesel, but the 4x4 f150 and bronco parts work on our 2wd although not rated for the weight of our trucks, I've seen them brake, but a few gussets and they were a bit stronger and seem to be holding up for a buddy of mine currently

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What do you use the truck for? Is it a daily driver, tow rig or what?
Its a daily driver but it gets used for everything. It gets a work out every 2 weeks or so by moving cattle around to different pastures. and going to work is kinda rough and soupy so im lookin to put bigger more aggresive tires. thats the main cause for the lift
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Different year 3" body lift and 2" spacers under the lower coil mount. I think the spacer was for a f150.
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I forgot tire size is 35"
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They don't make a body lift for the Powerstroke because of the core support and the weight of the diesel, also the radiator is different

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