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post #1 of 24 Old 08-12-2007, 01:55 PM Thread Starter
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Lift Kits/ Tires

My new to me truck needs tires pretty badly. I don't want to buy new stock size tires because I am going to lift it, but can't seem to find many 4" lifts. Can anyone point me in the direction of a good 4" lift? If I find a lift I like then I can just go ahead and get some 35's on her.

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look at beansdieselperformance.com under misc parts for a 94-97 powerstroke. they have a 4" front and 3" rear lift kit for our OBS trucks

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Im not a lift guy, but you can contact several of the vendors on this site. They do quite a bit of work with the lifts and whatnot. Also, being a member here will probably get you a discount. Good Luck with your search.

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yeah i didnt think of that but that would be a good idea to try. im looking right now for some lifts for ya

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here's a link to a cheaper one. i dunno how much u wanna spend or wat kind u want so im looking for the cheapest ones.

Complete Suspension System w/ Hydro Shocks

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yeah i didnt think of that but that would be a good idea to try. im looking right now for some lifts for ya
Thanks a ton man!!

This forum helps me enjoy my truck a lot more because I can learn about it.

1997 F350 CrewCab 7.3
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try the link i just posted on a skyjacker lift. this way u can see how much of a deal the vendors can get u

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here's a link to a cheaper one. i dunno how much u wanna spend or wat kind u want so im looking for the cheapest ones.

Complete Suspension System w/ Hydro Shocks
I will spend money if it is not a waste. If I can get a lift kit that will work cheap, I would prefer that over an expensive kit with minimal difference.

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yeha i hear ya there. skyjacker is a good brand(in my opinion) that would prolly be the one id buy if i was buyin a lift for my truck.

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If you want the truck to ride as good as a super duty. You need to install a RSK kit with Bilsten shocks... SKY-Manufacturing or Offroad Unlimited
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