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Lift for an 08 F450?

I know the front of these trucks are no different than f250/350's but does any company make a lift for the rear of truck? The rear axle looks like something out of a dump truck. Trying to get around 4.5" lift.

Here is the truck. Tires measure out to a 37.


2005 Ford Excursion 4x4 Limited(Current)
2006 F350 Crew Cab 6.0 Lifted 6",22's,SRL, Edge CTS(Totaled)
2003 F250 Crew Cab 6.0 Sonic Blue Sport 38s/20s(SOLD)
2001 F250 Crew Cab 7.3 w/ 08 Clip 37s/22x14s(SOLD)
2005 Excursion Limited 6.0 I.D. Tunes 38s/20s(SOLD)
2008 F350 Crew Cab 6.4 Job II 2.5" Leveling kit(SOLD)
2001 F250 Single Cab Short Bed Looney Tuned 6.0 Conversion Studded/EGR Delete(SOLD)


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kelderman? i think they make a airbag lift for this truck other than that havent seen anybody making one

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Already put a kelderman on a truck and I swore I wouldn't do another one.


2005 Ford Excursion 4x4 Limited(Current)
2006 F350 Crew Cab 6.0 Lifted 6",22's,SRL, Edge CTS(Totaled)
2003 F250 Crew Cab 6.0 Sonic Blue Sport 38s/20s(SOLD)
2001 F250 Crew Cab 7.3 w/ 08 Clip 37s/22x14s(SOLD)
2005 Excursion Limited 6.0 I.D. Tunes 38s/20s(SOLD)
2008 F350 Crew Cab 6.4 Job II 2.5" Leveling kit(SOLD)
2001 F250 Single Cab Short Bed Looney Tuned 6.0 Conversion Studded/EGR Delete(SOLD)


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Do you want lift leafs or lift blocks?

If it is a 3" wide spring, then any available block will work. Just need new u-bolts made.

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ICON makes a 4.5" for it:

Icon Vehicle Dynamics 4.5 Inch Suspension Lift System - 2008 F450 DRW 4wd - F450 DRW Suspension Lifts - Truck Toyz Store

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Not my truck. It belongs to a friend. And thanks for the replys. I just measured the spring and it is 3" wide. Same as the rest just different u-bolts.


2005 Ford Excursion 4x4 Limited(Current)
2006 F350 Crew Cab 6.0 Lifted 6",22's,SRL, Edge CTS(Totaled)
2003 F250 Crew Cab 6.0 Sonic Blue Sport 38s/20s(SOLD)
2001 F250 Crew Cab 7.3 w/ 08 Clip 37s/22x14s(SOLD)
2005 Excursion Limited 6.0 I.D. Tunes 38s/20s(SOLD)
2008 F350 Crew Cab 6.4 Job II 2.5" Leveling kit(SOLD)
2001 F250 Single Cab Short Bed Looney Tuned 6.0 Conversion Studded/EGR Delete(SOLD)


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