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finally lifted the old girl

Post by scarecrow » Wed Sep 02, 2009 8:00 pm

well gang i finally got the lift on after having it for 6 months. it is the overland 4in. the van is sittig with a total of 5.5 inshes of lift the front is the 4in kit with the Tbars up 1.5 inches and the rear is the 4in spring with the adjustable shackle up 1.5 inches. tires are 31x10.5x15 larado M/T`s.. 4.56 gears are going in very soon i have em now i just need to find the time to do em. i have before and after pics i will get up soon...
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by Smiliesafari » Wed Sep 02, 2009 8:21 pm

Looks good........very clean. \:D/
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by tinytherhino » Wed Sep 02, 2009 8:49 pm

NICE!!! Looks great! =D>
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by mdmead » Wed Sep 02, 2009 8:55 pm

SWEEEEET! =D> =D>
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by stomp13 » Wed Sep 02, 2009 9:28 pm

Looks great!

So with the 31"s did you have to trim the front bumper cover at all :yawinkle:
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by T.Low » Wed Sep 02, 2009 9:50 pm

Scare, that looks excellent!

Yes, you can see in the first shot how much the front plah-stique is trimmed.

Love the height in the front.
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by stomp13 » Wed Sep 02, 2009 10:46 pm

T.Low wrote:
Yes, you can see in the first shot how much the front plah-stique is trimmed.

Lol, I was joking around, I guess a little joke. :D
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by astrozam » Wed Sep 02, 2009 11:24 pm

Looking good :supz:

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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by Rebel » Thu Sep 03, 2009 12:17 am

Slick. =D>
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by ihatemybike » Thu Sep 03, 2009 2:05 am

Very nice. I like the trim work you did on the bumper cover.
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by scarecrow » Thu Sep 03, 2009 3:22 pm

thanks for the nice comments....sorry i did not take step by step pics of everything. i was useing someone elses garage and tools. and i had to get in and out as quick as i could....
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by T.Low » Thu Sep 03, 2009 4:14 pm

stomp13 wrote:
T.Low wrote:
Yes, you can see in the first shot how much the front plah-stique is trimmed.

Lol, I was joking around, I guess a little joke. :D
Ha!. I'm a little thick sometimes. :rolleyes:
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by LiftedAWDAstro » Thu Sep 03, 2009 5:46 pm

Looks AWESOME!!!!! :supz: =D>
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by lockdoc » Thu Sep 03, 2009 10:31 pm

Nice! Welcome to the club!
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Re: finally lifted the old girl

Post by Rvamobiledetailing » Fri Sep 04, 2009 1:15 am

That looks badass

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