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Old 03-20-2007, 05:42 PM
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3/98 door sticker...will 99-04 level kit fork?

i have a 3/98 ford f-350 powerstroke. same body style as the 99-04, straight front axle of course, front leaf springs, etc.

i found a add-a-leaf level kit for 99-04, i just wanted to make sure that "98" and 99-04 are the same suspension. ive searched all over. thank you.
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Old 03-20-2007, 05:45 PM
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The truck you have, although built in '98 is called an early '99. Most companies just start with '99 to eleminate some confusion with the split year. If it is a SuperDuty, '99 parts will work.
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ok, yeah its a superduty, thank you for the quick reply. may i email you the picture of the level kit just to get your opinion and see if everything i need is there or not?
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Absolutly, I'll take a look at it.
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the early 99 is made pre 4/99

the difference is the early has square ubolts smaller track bar bolts and diffrent pitman arm.

but most leveling kits will have springs and shocks which will work all 99-2004

just ubolts and track bar bracket if equipped you will need to watch for.
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Old 04-30-2007, 07:24 PM
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ok yeah, i found a add-a-leaf level kit and 4 rancho shocks, it was off a '04. the guy said, the track bar is all i have to watch for, but he has the '04 track bar bracket that he will give me. will this work? thank you for the replies
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you wont be able to use the track bar bracket unless you get a track bar from a 99.5-04 and redrill the hole on the axle bracket.

so dont worry about that

the ubolts on the early 99 are square so the ubilts wont work either, but with a single add a leaf you can usually reuse the stock ubolts. just add some loctite to be safe.
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