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post #1 of 6 Old 05-21-2010, 08:52 AM Thread Starter
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I am fixin to lower my truck down to a 4in lift for better mpg and also for work and college. My truck is running a 6in lift right now. so all i have to get is new leaf spring packs for the front and the rear has a block so i want to get rid of that and get just leaf spring for the lift in the rear. Where could i get just the leaf spring packs for a 4in lift front and rear? is there anything im missin, all i got to change is the leaf springs right?

2003 Ford F350 Crewcab 7.3 Powerstroke
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37x13.50x20 Toyo Open Country M/T
20in. Moto Metal 951's
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4in. down pipe with 5in.exhaust with 6in. tip.
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and get an alignment after. good to go.
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Would i need new shocks?

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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You don't need a alinement, shocks maybe if you don't have at least 3.5-4" of up travel left..Best riding will be hangers and stock SD V codes. Should be able to just remove your taller blocks and use a 5" to be level or 5" rear springs and no blocks. Your Pitman arm may be to much drop for a 4" also swaybay drops, drop pitman bracket...May be cheaper to sell your kit complets and get all new.

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i bought my truck with the lift already on it, so its hard for me to tell which parts have been replaced or came with the lift kit.

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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i am having a 4 inch put on mine now, would be nice to swap lol then i would HAVE to come up with some new wheels and tires instead of running 35s on my lariets

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