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best leveling kit

whats yall opinion on the best kit? i want to do a 2.5 kit..

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Easy - ICON

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Icon, RCD or Bilstein..all still will need a adj track bar, Bilstein kit will need the castor shims.
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Where is the best place (price) to buy? also what is a track bar?

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all depends how much you want to spend... but Icon would be on the top of the list... a good quality kit as well is Readylift
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Same recommendation for an '04 with the front leaf springs?

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Same recommendation for an '04 with the front leaf springs?
nope thats a completely diff animal... i recommend hanger kits... procomp makes one that is not too expensive... like this: 2" Shackle Leveling Kit
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nope thats a completely diff animal... i recommend hanger kits... procomp makes one that is not too expensive... like this: 2" Shackle Leveling Kit
Hmm... I said I wouldn't lift until the rest was done, but... Leveling isn't really lifting, is it?

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nope thats a completely diff animal... i recommend hanger kits... procomp makes one that is not too expensive... like this: 2" Shackle Leveling Kit
Well, I found this on ebay, I wonder is it worth it...opinion?


FORD SUPERDUTY F250-F350 1999-04 LEVELING LIFT KIT 2.5" : eBay Motors (item 250517770330 end time Feb-18-10 07:50:36 PST)

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looks like a glorified block for the front right? thats a big no no... i still stand by what i said that a hanger kit is the best way to level out your truck....
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