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post #1 of 22 Old 09-29-2010, 08:32 AM Thread Starter
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Anyone use this leveling kit?

Summit Engineering? Claim i will get 2.5" of lift and they are placed between the axle and the bottom spring cup. But for 34 bucks on ebay i guess it is worth a shot? Made from 6061 T-6 Aluminum so i guess rust wont be an issue.

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my buddy got cheap lift things off ebay. he ended up busting them so just keep in mind you get what you pay for

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which is my concern but its a solid block of aluminum, dont really see how it would break. Looks like a hockey puck made from aluminum

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they sell on ebay too, everyone locally that is leveled has their kits!


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if its billet then yeah you will probably be ok. I dont know much about them. Im still on leafs lol

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I got mind from fat bob's garage. It was really cheap and cant tell a difference between it and ready lift.
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i hope i dont get in trouble for this but heres the link

2005-2011 Ford F250 F350 4WD 2.5" LEVELING LIFT KIT 4x4: eBay Motors (item 280565791957 end time Oct-22-10 22:02:42 PDT)

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it looks ok but idk ive seen to many ebay kits fail so i still warn you against it. But thats just my .02

try top gunz customs. they are a site sponsor. might have a discount or something?

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That's why i have not bought it yet. But simple math is saying 6061 T-6 aluminum is stronger than poly

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of course. no matter what way you cut it or anything t-6 is strong stuff. But im looking at it from an engineering standpoint. Its cheap but are the bolts good? i guess for the price its worth getting and looking. can always get grade 8s at the store

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