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Looking for some additional height...

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by joem1cha3l, Oct 4, 2016.

  1. Oct 4, 2016 at 5:44 PM
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    joem1cha3l

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    What can I do to get more height out of my truck without getting crazy?

    I went with the Toytec 2.5" level up front with a differential drop. Truck was looking juicy until I put the fender flares on. Almost looks like its back to stock height. Kind of pisses me off lol. Im almost considering taking them off now. That'd be such a waste of money though.

    I do have new wheels coming that should flush out the wheels with the flares, and maybe that will help get the aggressive look back.

    Is there anything else I can add to get any more height out of my truck? Shackles maybe? I cant justify getting rid of the toytec level already and going to something completely different....

    Screen Shot 2016-09-30 at 4.47.05 PM.jpg Screen Shot 2016-09-17 at 7.09.49 PM.jpg
     
  2. Oct 4, 2016 at 5:51 PM
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    Profile view before the flares

    Screen Shot 2016-10-04 at 8.49.16 PM.jpg
     
  3. Oct 4, 2016 at 5:55 PM
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    That's a nice looking truck! Looks very aggressive I think. And does tires look aggressive too! What kind of tires are does?
     
  4. Oct 4, 2016 at 5:57 PM
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    Cooper Discover STT Pros
     
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  5. Oct 4, 2016 at 5:59 PM
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    So it looks like Toytec also offers a .5" top spacer plate that can be used in conjunction with the 2.5" level.

    So I guess if I purchase that and also 1" rear shackles, thats essentially a 3-1 lift, right? Any concern with UCA at that point?
     
  6. Oct 4, 2016 at 6:00 PM
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    A couple CB spacers on each side up front and Toytec shackles in the rear?
     
  7. Oct 4, 2016 at 6:05 PM
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    Im somewhat illiterate when it comes to this stuff....what exactly is a CB spacer? Coach builder?
     
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  8. Oct 4, 2016 at 6:18 PM
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    Duh Tundra
    put the LT fenders on. it'll make it look good again.
     
  10. Oct 5, 2016 at 9:34 AM
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    Good looking truck. Not sure if it's the angle of the pictures, but yeah, kinda see that, doesn't look as raised with flares. But I do like the look with the flairs. I think the 3/1 would be perfect. I've been back and forth and researching and think I've come down to that setup. Even thinking about flares too. You got a side view pic with flares?

    Are those 18" rims on there now?
     
  11. Oct 5, 2016 at 10:33 AM
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    Nah, I have a 3/1 with stock UCA's
     
  12. Oct 5, 2016 at 1:49 PM
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    Law, you running 275/70's too? Got a profile pic with those?
     
  13. Oct 5, 2016 at 2:03 PM
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    Yep.

    Here ya go brother.
    IMG_1691.jpg

    When I jump to new wheels, I'll be going up to 295/70 or something similar. Got a while to go before my tires wear out.
     
  14. Oct 5, 2016 at 2:22 PM
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    Thanks man!

    Slight rake from front to rear? Looks good! Just want to make sure I know what I'm spending my money on this time haha
     
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  15. Oct 5, 2016 at 2:23 PM
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    Problem solved = :burnrubber:
     
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  16. Oct 5, 2016 at 2:28 PM
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    put some aftermarket wheels on. It will look meaner
     
  17. Oct 5, 2016 at 2:29 PM
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    Yep LOL rear is about 1.25 higher than the front. Perfect for me
     
  18. Oct 5, 2016 at 2:31 PM
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    Wheels will be here tomorrow and on by Saturday. That'll help determine my next step. I'll either be keeping the flares on and adding spacers/shackles, or removing the flares and sticking with what I have.

    Im not sure with a +12 offset if losing the flares will even be an option. Might look too stupid
     
  19. Oct 5, 2016 at 2:34 PM
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    I have +18 offset with 33x12.5x18. Sticks a bit out but it's ok.
     
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    Any chance you could post a front shot so I can see how far out it sticks past the fender? You could even text it to me if its easier. Id really really appreciate it
     
  21. Oct 5, 2016 at 2:39 PM
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    I have couple pictures in my album but no front shot. I'll try to get a pic later.
     
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