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post #1 of 7 Old 11-20-2011, 06:47 AM Thread Starter
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How do i tell what size lift kit my truck has or if it even has one

I just purchased a 2003 F 350 dually. I was wondering how to tell what size lift kit it has. It has 22.5 semi wheels and tires but i dont know how to tell what size the lift is. May not even have one. The truck has leaf springs in the front and i was assuming that with the large wheels and tires it would have to. Any help would be great
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It can be tough because there are a few different stock spring set ups from what i've established. Best way to figure is to find someone with the exact truck, compare leaf springs, and go from there. It could have add-a-leafs, mini-leaf packs, brackets, or lift springs, or it could just be one of those that sit high. some sit higher than others, not sure why

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2002 F150 4.6L AUTO RCSB

SOLD:2004 F250 CCSB SRW 6.0 PSD AUTO
EGR Delete Kit / Livewire and EGT
Hercules FICM / ID Extreme / Vivian's Looney / Spartan Hybrid Race
A-Pillar 3 Gauge Pod w/ Fuel Pressure, Boost, Trans Temp
4" Turbo Back Straight Pipe / Blue Spring / 6.4 Banjos
7" Pro Comp Lift and Leveling / Zone Adj. Track Bar
36/15.50 Baja Claws on 20" Rockstars
13.882 @ 95.25 mph running 285 AT's
**Friends Don't Let Friends Drive Stock**
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Looks like it may just have a leveling kit, or maybe x code springs.

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Easy, get me the shock measurements bolt to bolt with the truck on the ground..PM me

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What are your fender measurements from the ground to the arch of your fenders?
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