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post #1 of 6 Old 11-09-2011, 04:37 AM Thread Starter
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Which lift to get?

Looking for a good 6" lift with new coils, new radius arms (not drop brackets), either blocks or add a leaf in the back, all the relocation brackets, and new shocks all around. And dual steering stabilizers? ProComp, Skyjacker, Superlift?? Don't want to go much over $2000 if I can't help it.

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I seem to recall the Fabtech 6in basic lift being under $2k.

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We can get you into a Pure Performance 4 link...PM me if we can help.

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Save up a little more and go with an Icon system, you`ll be glad you did!!!

2002 ford f250 4x4 Lariat. Dark shadow gray with custom painted pearl silver with purple flames, 12.5" Icon lift with OneUpOffroad traction bar block system , OUO driveline drop bracket,Clocked transfer case, 38" MT claws on 18x10 weld dune 8 wheels. MBRP t-304 cool dual exhaust& custom ss t-304 flame tips, AFE stage 2 CAI & custom tunes from elite diesel on XCAL2 , Killer stereo system and lots of billet and flames!! http://good-times.webshots.com/album/556844448GVUyhu
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there honestly pretty much the same
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there honestly pretty much the same
What is pretty much the same? There are significant differences in a Pure and an Icon.

Also to the OP, you really don't want to raise your truck 8" and not lower the radius arm brackets. Doing so would result to way too much geometry change throughout the range of travel of the axle. Not a good thing. For $2k you should be able to get into a 4 link which is hands down better than a radius arm setup.
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