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4.5" 4 link

Well I bought a set of 4.5" DR/Icon coil spring and shocks out of the classifieds here for my suspension lift. I really don't want anything bigger than a 4.5" lift. Well Monday I found out that my new 295/65/20 Trail Grapplers definitely wont fit without doing my lift first so I started seriously getting prices to do a 4 link setup. After looking around and getting prices for stuff that really was a compromise to what I was looking for I said the heck with it. I want what I want and I plan on keeping the truck for a long time so out went the compromise.

Pulled the trigger on having Trevor at PMF build me the 4 Link I want. It'll come with the new track bar he's working on along with a 5.5" rear block/ladder bar setup. I'm really looking forward to getting this stuff and getting it installed with the new tires. I'm stoked.
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Cant wait to see the finished product. Also, how much is it going to run you for the 4 link setup?


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Cant wait to see the finished product. Also, how much is it going to run you for the 4 link setup?
I can't quote prices for Trevor but I thought it a good value for my money.
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Going to be nice. Just got my rear hangers from Trevor today. Good person to do business with. You will be happy with his products.


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Going to be nice. Just got my rear hangers from Trevor today. Good person to do business with. You will be happy with his products.
I have no doubt about that. That's why I went there. Down the line I am probably going to want to do the 08 spring mod too but that has to wait right now.
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How do I go about getting ahold of this guy, I'd like to find out about a 4 link kit, I'd like to FULLY 4 link my truck, front and rears on coilovers, but stay with around 8" of lift.


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Toy - 15 Robalo 226 Cayman bay boat "Shallow Minded". 200hp Yamaha 4 stroke with command link/fly by wire, atlas jack plate, power pole, minn kota #80 ipilot, simrad nss7 evo2 with structure scan.
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How do I go about getting ahold of this guy, I'd like to find out about a 4 link kit, I'd like to FULLY 4 link my truck, front and rears on coilovers, but stay with around 8" of lift.
Yeah, I'm sure he can do it. Take a look at Pahrumps thread on his air ride setup that Trevor built.
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the icon kit comes with a 5" block.. will 5.5 make it true level? ot will the back sit higher?

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4" ss mbrp, muffler and kitty gone.. Arp studs, and egr delete
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stage 2 vgt
fuel system, airdog2
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Congrats! I know how excited I was when I got my leveling kit. I can't imagine how you must be feeling! Probably can't knock the smile off your face. Please post up your pics as you get it installed...

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MTW Stage 1 Turbo
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BulletProof EGR Cooler
BulletProof Water Pump
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Gogo Diesel Direct Drive Solenoid
BulletProof All-Aluminum Radiator
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BulletProof Oil Cooler System w/ Bypass Filter
SCT w/ Custom Tunes (TSD, DJ's, Innovative, Gearhead, QuickTricks)

Exterior Mods:
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Icon Adjustable Trac Bar
Firestone RideRite Air Bags
BDS Dual Steering Stabilizer
Aluminum Finned Differential Cover
Reese 16k Manual Slider 5th Wheel Hitch
Icon 2.5" Leveling Kit w/ F-350 rear blocks
20" BMF Novakanes wrapped in 33" Nitto Terra Grapplers
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