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Track bar question on 05 F250

i have a 4" lift, i'm going to be making it a 6" by adding coil spacers, shocks, and rear springs, also a new pitman arm. my current 4" lift uses a longer replacement track bar, is it possible to just buy a 2" drop track bar bracket to use with the aftermarket extended track bar? or should i just buy an ajdustable track bar?

skyjacker sells a 2" track bar bracket for $217, but then icon has the adj track bar from 2.5"-9" for only $305.

need some input, thanks! the reason i am considering just the drop bracket is because that bushing on the pass side of the TB was a pain in the butt the first go round and i'd like to avoid messing with it.

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either way will work, get the additional drop or the adjustable track bar, I agree with you, getting the drop bracket may be easier, and also keeps the angles better.

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ok so my aftermarket track bar should fit a 2" drop bracket? i think that's what i'm going to do, easier and cheaper.

what about brake line extensions? will i need them, if so where can i buy em?

2005 F250 FX4 6.0 Auto SCSB Sport Pkg.
6" lift on 37" Toyo's and 18x10 Classic Locks
EGR delete, Cat ELC coolant, Sinister coolant filter
03 Turbo swap, 5" straight pipe, Airaid intake w/ zoodad
N-fab wheel to wheel steps so my girl can get in haha.
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