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trying to order my lift but...

im trying to order my lift but i need to figure out if i have the factory 2.5in or 3.5in rear block and im not 100% sure where im suppose to measure. can someone please help so i can order this.
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the block between the rear axle & the leaf spring measure that block
it should also have a tab/arm off of it to touch the bump stop
if i had a pic id send it but i dont
how big of a lift are you getting?
im running a pro comp 6.5" with 35x13.5x18

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I think you have the 2.5 but I dont remember. I think the F350's have the 3.5's

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Measure the block between the bottom of the spring pack and the top of the axle. If its an angle block, measure the middle of the block.

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without taking pics... i have my axle then a block thats only like 1.5in tall then the bottom of the leaf...? ill have to take pics tomorrow to see. i thought it had a bigger blocks stock.

and im going with a 4in pro comp with 35s

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Measure the block between the bottom of the spring pack and the top of the axle. If its an angle block, measure the middle of the block.

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well thats what i was looking at earlier and it was only like 1.5 in ?

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maybe this pic will help. my leaf spring sits right on top of this...

im going to see if i cant go out and snap a pic real quick
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Thats your spring perch. Its welded directly to your axle (hopefully, lol). You should have a block that sits on top of that and then the spring on top of that.

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i think we have a problem... i dont see a block at all

and i think i might already have an add a leaf...?

im def not a spring expert
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4in pro comp lift
foil delete
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