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lift law for florida??

every website i look at says 28/30" bumper height for vehicles up to 5k lbs in FLORIDA..so why isnt there anything for our trucks being closer to 8-9k lbs..

also if its measured by bumper height..i can just fab up some sort of lower bumper deal..maybe i should just go to the local police station and ask them???

i thought i read before that it was 54" to the headlights..im not finding anything now though

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this is the only thing i found and your right nothing over 5k pounds... maybe your free to go as high as you want : Skyjacker - Products
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i dont know man but im planning a trip to North Port,FL maybe we can hang one day have alittle meet


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Thats the only info I find on all the legal websites I frequent as well. I would contact the DMV about it. Never trust a cops word when it comes to the law. Half the time most cops don't know half the laws they are supposed to enforce. Unless you have a vehicle code specialist on the police department. They may give you false information.


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Everything that I have heard or looked up is that there is no legal height limit in florida
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when I am in FL i always see the tallest trucks. so I would take that as a sign of free country.



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yea ill prob try to stop by the dmv to see for sure...it be cool to meet up with yall if ya come this way..shoot me a msg or whatever when u plan on it and ill try to work out meeting up somewhere..thanks guys.if u come across any other info on the subject pls post


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pretty sure there's no limit on how high you can go, it has to do with the head lights, I want to say i've read somewhere its near 54"
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I know this is a very old thread but I just happened to come across it while looking for Florida lift laws. Here is what I found:

Florida Lift Laws | Vehicle Modification Rules

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