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Old 02-03-2014, 05:51 PM
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Traction bar length for lifted Excursion.

I am looking at getting a set of PMF traction bars. Was wondering if the short bed length bars would be good for my truck, or are they to short or possibly to long. Any help is great, thanks.
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Old 02-05-2014, 02:34 PM
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I believe mine are 80" if that helps

2006 F250 crew cab
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Old 02-05-2014, 02:47 PM
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the ex is built off an extended cab short bed frame iirc
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So with this being said, a short bed length bar should do the trick?
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Old 02-07-2014, 09:07 AM
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Yes, short bed would be the ones you want!
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Old 02-07-2014, 12:12 PM
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Awesome! Should be ordering a set this weekend!!
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I had Trevor build me custom lenght set for my X...I think they were 58". Trevors bars are the best X improvement for the rear suspension. Also, I only have about 4.5" of lift.
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the ex is built off an extended cab short bed frame iirc
Excursion is actuly a few inches shorter than ext cab/sb. Dont recall exactly, but I did measure it a few years ago when we got the Excursion.

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Old 03-14-2014, 06:10 PM
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Dieselcrawler is correct. The Excursion frame is a few inches shorter and is shaped a little differently in the rear sections.
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