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post #1 of 6 Old 09-07-2010, 03:32 PM Thread Starter
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does anybody know what the gap between the axle and the bumper stop on the frame should be
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2+" but since the stock Ex. springs are not rated for a diesel your Lucky to have a 1/2" You need to install V codes..many things can be done to correct the handling problems of the excursion. PM me if I can help.

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thanks i needed a place to start put new bumper stops on a little tight. but 2 inches i have. if i put a 1.5 to 2inch lift. is it just the springs or a bunch of other parts?
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You have a diesel? Whats the door sticker spring code..you shouldn't have 2" stock..

2" additional 2 ways a hanger kit or a mini spring pack.
Hanger kit needs longer shocks
Mini spring pack doesn't
Both require a adj track bar.

Let me know..

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door code; under SPR: are the letters DG, it's a 2002 limited 7.3 64k miles 3.73 limited slip. manufactured 1/02. remeasured everything. front bumperstops to axle 1/4 inch,front wheels to wheel well 7 in. ground to wheel well 37in, rear bumper stops to axle 2 3/4in; wheel to wheel well 8 3/4; ground to wheel well 39in. I don't offroad just tow a 30ft tt. and get around in the snow.
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You need to mod it. If you want your Ex to handle and ride better and be safer than you can imagine PM me.

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