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2011 leveling, coils or spacers?

I have a 250, just bought a used set of 350 rear blocks, and would like opinions on what to use on the front.
This is strictly for aesthetics, not performance, How will spacers vs coils affect ride? What are the pros and cons to each? Either way, I will get an adjustable trac bar, so that is covered. Lemme know, thanks.
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I got the cheap ebay spacers in the front, no problems. Rides like stock.

2011 F250 6.7 4x4 CC Lariat

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22" Fuel Hostage
37" Toyo MT
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Yea, saw your write up in the 6.7 section, truck looks great! What did you do about the shocks?

Here's mine btw...

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Looks great. I didnt do anything. Just left em

2011 F250 6.7 4x4 CC Lariat

6" 4-link BDS
22" Fuel Hostage
37" Toyo MT
H&S BLACK MAXX,
5" MBRP straight pipe
AMP Steps
Truck pics ---->http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/6-7...o-37-m-ts.html
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Coils are a better, stronger solution.
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I'm debating on doing a icon 2.5 or 4.5, I didn't want to leave the cheap spacers permanent.

2011 F250 6.7 4x4 CC Lariat

6" 4-link BDS
22" Fuel Hostage
37" Toyo MT
H&S BLACK MAXX,
5" MBRP straight pipe
AMP Steps
Truck pics ---->http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/6-7...o-37-m-ts.html
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I ended up ordering some spacers and a trac bar. I'll get some coils on Down the road.
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