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post #1 of 6 Old 03-18-2010, 07:50 PM Thread Starter
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What size lift?

Hey, I was wondering what size lift I would need to get for a 2001 f-250 7.3 to be about to fit 40in tires on it.
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Probably at least a 12in unless you want to get bushwacker cut out flares

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Id say you should be all set with a 8'', my friend got 38's under is with a 4 inch lift and all he had to do was cut the plastic at the bottom of the bumper a little bit and beat the plastic inner fender inside a bit.


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I had 40s on when I had 8". Trimming the bumper plastic a lil.
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If you ever want to drive over bumps ruts etc get a 12"..Every suspension manufactor says the same thing..
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Thanks everyone, just curious does anyone make a 12in lift kit or would i have to get like a 10in n 2in hangers?
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