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Old May 13th, 2008, 09:35 PM   #1
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i am looking to gain a few inches of lift on my bronco. and i have been tryn to find out what i need to do inorder to do a shackle flip? also how does this effect my trucks towing and handeling? thanks
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Old May 16th, 2008, 08:55 AM   #2
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anyone?
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Old May 16th, 2008, 08:58 AM   #3
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Hopefully this will help
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i read that last nite but i also read a bunch of people sayn that towing wasnt as good and that the springs felt week. i tow with myne alot so i dont want week springs or problems while towing
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I have it done to mine..I would not want to tow much with it.. But I also have 6" Explorer Pro-Comp lift springs with the shackle flip... We built the new hangers though... Nothing used or bought.. Custom....


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yea myne would be custome im at about 10-12 iches of lift. i wana get rid of my 4 inch block
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Yup that is where I am at about 10" of lift or so.. makes a really big difference on how it flexes!!!! mine is real nice in the back.
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i am so jelous of your truck. mynes all ugly lookin. rust and some nasty pitted rims. with only 35s makes it look dumb
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