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post #1 of 7 Old 03-01-2010, 04:49 PM Thread Starter
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im new to all the big tires and such, so im wondering what will i have to do to my 2002 stock f350 srw 4x4 to get 35's on it? i hear people talking about suspension lifts, body lifts and leveling kits. to be honest i dont know what the difference between a sus lift and body lift! and dont have a clue what a leveling kits is!!! if someone could fill me in, i would really appreciate it!!! thank you in advanced!!! will they fit just as stock?
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your truck will come from the factory with a small "rake" towards the front, i.e the rear is taller so that when you are towing or loaded the truck will sit level. if your truck is a f350 it will show more "rake" than a f250 will, because the f350 has taller blocks in the rear giving it more height. suspension lift would involve some sort of mechanical lift, i.e (drop shackles, ada leaf, arc'd lift leafs, blocks"rear only") A body lift is just spacers that go between the frame and the body mounts. in order to fit 35's you would need atleast a leveling kit


thats the best i can say off the top of my head, im sure some others could chime in.

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thank you very much international!!! when it comes to 4x4s i dont know whats what!! ive only had cars and 2wd trucks til now!!!
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My brother in law is running 35's on his 250 with just a 1 and a half inch leveling kit with verry minor rubbing.

2001 f-250 psd - 6 inch lift on 35's
1996 f-250 psd - 15 inch on 46's

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any rubbing has alot to do with the offset of the rim.

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my dad has a leveling kit on our 2002 7.3 and it sits fine and the 33x12.50 fit just fine

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ive got a 4" lift with 35's they fit fine

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