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post #1 of 4 Old 10-07-2009, 09:31 PM Thread Starter
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8" Lift

So i ran across an 8 inch pro comp lift with adjustable soft ride shocks and front and back leaf springs and pitman arm. my truck is a long bed, so my question is will i require any mods to run an 8" lift? i was under the impression that there was shimming involved or something... any feedback will be appreciated

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Usually you will need a longer front DS and sometimes to get rid of the vib's a CV added after the carrier bearing.

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Drop down bracket for the rear driveline piece of 1" box tubing will work and yah longer front drive line.

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my stock front driveshaft works on my 8" fabtech lift.... and in the rear u need a carrier bearing shim kit... up front i reccomend longer front brake lines

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