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post #1 of 15 Old 02-05-2010, 07:29 AM Thread Starter
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6in lift

If I put a 6in lift on my 05 F250 do i need to lengthen the brake lines? Any other things I might need to know. I have worked on other trucks putting lifts on but never a 6.0

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Definately the front 2 and rear single center. I would also add a dual front steering stabilizer.

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Most usually your kit will come with brackets to relocated the brake line mount down lower. So, no you 'usually' do not have to buy longer lines.

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did your kit come with spacers to drop the carrier bearing so you dont get driveshaft vibrations?

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The kit i'm looking at is actually one that a guy is selling on here. http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/sus...mp-lift-4.html

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looks like a good kit, I dont see shims for the carrier bearing, thier easy to make, I dont see brake line relocation brackets or U bolts for the rear springs, not a deal breaker though those parts are cheap

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edit, I see in his post he has the parts I just mentioned, looks like a great deal

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He said the shims and brake brackets were included. It sounds like a complete kit so I assume the ubolts are included and if they aren't its still a good deal. The only problem is shipping might break the deal

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hopefully ya can get the details worked out

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