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Im trying to figure out what size lift i have on my truck either 6in or 8in. How can i tell? what size rear block does a 6in have?

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That one is kinda hard to tell measure hom long your drop pitman arm is I think the 4 and 6 are the same but the 8 is longer I have a 6 I will measure mine.

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if you are running 38X15.50's I would assume you are an 8" lift.
u have any better pics?

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here ya go

2003 Ford F350 Crewcab 7.3 Powerstroke
mods:
6in. Lift
37x13.50x20 Toyo Open Country M/T
20in. Moto Metal 951's
2 12" Kicker subs
Hifonics amps
Kenwood in-dash
4in. down pipe with 5in.exhaust with 6in. tip.
Soon to come:
Tony wildman chip
afe cold air
2005 front end
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One sure way to find out is to measure on the back side of the track bar drop bracket and measure from the fram to the center of the stud holding the track bar I know for a fact these are not the same for 6 and 8 inch lifts mine is 9 inches. And you can run 38's on a 6 my buddy does on his pickup but from the looks of it I would agree its an 8

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yeah i dont think a 6" will clear 38's. my old truck couldnt clear 38's with my 8"
i had to add 3" body. its weird, some people can clear em and some cant with 8"
looks 8 to me tho
oh yeah, take the running boards off. it would look bigger and better imo

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this is mine with a 6 inch and 37's

2001 Crew Cab, Auto
6in lift, 37Toyo's
DP F6 60eco,80tow,80eco,120
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my old with 38x15.50x20 and 8" lift and 3" body


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i used to have 37x13.50 then i switched to the 38's but there about 30% tread.

2003 Ford F350 Crewcab 7.3 Powerstroke
mods:
6in. Lift
37x13.50x20 Toyo Open Country M/T
20in. Moto Metal 951's
2 12" Kicker subs
Hifonics amps
Kenwood in-dash
4in. down pipe with 5in.exhaust with 6in. tip.
Soon to come:
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afe cold air
2005 front end
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