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how much of a lift will i get?

Discussion in 'Shocks, Suspensions, Lift Kits' started by bitchinexplorer, December 18, 2004.

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    1. bitchinexplorer

      bitchinexplorer Active Member

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      im wanting to remove my front and rear sway bars tomorrow and im wondering exactly how much of a lift will i get? ive done a search but i couldnt find an exact answer. ive heard its about like 2 inches or so...
       
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      removing sway bars gives lift?
       
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      thats what i hear....
       
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      Removing the sway bars will give you more flex and more travel.. but they won't make the truck ride any higher.
       
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      And please take into considerataion that your truck will roll (read: body roll) a whole hell of a lot more around corners w/out swaybars. I have driven mine with and without. If you are cautious you can deal without, but I am an agressive driver and I will not drive on road without them!!!
       
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      Oh yes and for a cheap way for 2" lift go with coil spacers and a add-a-leaf/shackles.

      If you want more, you are in luck! There are several kits available for the firest gen.
       
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      Where did you "hear" such garbage?
       
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      I'd like to know this as well. I've never seen anything on these boards regarding the removing of sway bars giving lift.
       
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      well maybe i just read it wrong....i know ive seen the more flex though
       
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      With my AALs in the rear(stiffer suspension) I don't have anymore body roll than stock with my rear swaybar disconnected. Since I too am an aggressive driver, I wouldn't even attempt to drive without the front. Like everyone said, you don't get any lift from this.
       

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