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A little lift help for my new to me truck....

Hey Guys,
I just bought this truck and the guy I bought it from said it has a 4" lift. Is that 4" in the front or back? Does it look like 4" or 6"? Also, does it look like its leveled as well? I just put 315/70/R17 on there and it only rubs a hair when I turn all the way right. I would like to upgrade the shocks and I have no clue how much lift is on this.

What do you guys think? The picture is in my signature.

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post #2 of 6 Old 11-17-2011, 08:40 AM
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Looks like a 6" to me and it's almost leveled. a little higher in the back but looks pretty good.

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I would say 4"

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I would say 4" also! It looks pretty level though front to back. If it were 6" you would rub at all with 35" tires. I used to have 6.5" rubicn express lift and 37" tires and had no rubbing at all.

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yeah 4" x3 , so that would be 4" of lift in front over stock height , and looks leveled , nice rig

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Awesome! Thanks for the help!


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