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Lift kit

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by aramirez73, Jun 5, 2016.

  1. Jun 5, 2016 at 12:12 PM
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    aramirez73

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    Wanted some input from anyone that has lift kits...I bought a used 2014 Tundra CM 4WD that has a rough country lift 4" blocks rear 4.5" spacer above coil front and rear cross members what I don't see is front differential drop spacers so my CV axles got a pretty good bend from axle to hub...axle to differential bend not so bad...is this any good on axles??? Where would spacers be located??? Should I put some on??? I don't do any serious 4wheeling around town n beach
     
  2. Jun 5, 2016 at 4:26 PM
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    matluth

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    I would add the diff drop spacers. Can't hurt. $30.

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  3. Jun 5, 2016 at 5:07 PM
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    aramirez73

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    Ok but what do they do? They drop the front differential and lower angels of axles? What about front drive shaft?
     
  4. Jun 5, 2016 at 5:09 PM
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    aramirez73

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    I pulled the skid plate that rough country comes with n don't see any of that
     
  5. Jun 5, 2016 at 5:17 PM
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  6. Jun 5, 2016 at 5:23 PM
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    aramirez73

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  7. Jun 5, 2016 at 5:25 PM
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    aramirez73

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    Question...is it compatible with rough country lift kit???
     
  8. Jun 5, 2016 at 5:36 PM
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    Should be. It's just a diff drop, regardless of lift brand. ToyTec recommends on all their coil over lifts that they sell. Strongly recommended for lifts over 3".
     
  9. Jun 5, 2016 at 6:02 PM
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    aramirez73

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    I just got under truck took skid plate off front diff sits normal front rear cross members have some type of brackets holding diff on its sides..if you check out rough country site I have the 4.5 lift n shows no diff spacers but like I said I don't doing any serious 4wheeling jus drive round town n drives to beach I jus really don't like angels of axles I'd have to take off that whole kit n put on something else!!!...tires on now 35x12.50R20...last truck I had was '13 with a 3 1 kit same size tires as my '14 axles almost level
     
  10. Jun 5, 2016 at 6:05 PM
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    You are probably good to go then.
     
  11. Jun 5, 2016 at 6:30 PM
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    aramirez73

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    Jus worried bout CV boots going out oh well thanks for input
     
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