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Level kit (not level)

I installed level kit by skyjacker 2.5. after done check with a tape and the rear still about 1 1/2 higher in rear its a 00 f350. is something wrong with my kit?
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Your F350 has a good size block in the rear - somewhere between 3 and 4 inches. So a 2.5" leveling kit will come up slightly short... but should give it a better stance.

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you could put a shorter block in the rear if you want level. my buddy just put a leveling kit on his dodge 03 dually and it doesnt sit level either its normal

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No there is nothing wrong with the kit....its just the way the truck looks, if that makes any sense....the suspension is level, but the way the body sits on the truck it will look the same (higher in the rear) but lifted.....to correct it I agree with the others, just switch out a different block so it looks level to the eye...

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You can get a rear block from an F250 and swap it out. That should level you out.

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