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    Default Ok guys help me out.

    So heres my 2001 Silverado Z71 as it sits now.

    Im thinking a lift next. but whole much?
    and any other comments feel free to say them.
    Last edited by Duncan_Z71; 03-03-2010 at 08:03 PM. Reason: picture
    2001 Chevrolet Silverado LT Z71
    Spectre Air Intake
    Blacked Out Front And Rear Bowtie.
    285 BFGoodrich All Terrain T/A
    Roll-N-Lock Bed Cover
    Tinted Windows
    Sony Stereo
    JL Door Speakers.
    8000k HIDS

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    Whats your budget? What size tires and rims do you want? Do you want to Re-gear? Going offroad alot or is your truck a street queen?

    If I ever lift my truck, Im going with a 6" rough country with a 2" body lift, 35" toyo mt's and keep my 20x10's.

    Or I will throw a 7-9 Cognito on if i want to spend a little more.

    2003 Silverado LT

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kyles03 View Post
    Whats your budget? What size tires and rims do you want? Do you want to Re-gear? Going offroad alot or is your truck a street queen?

    This. Will you be keeping the same tires/wheels? Need a little more info.
    95 GMC Sierra 2500
    3" Body Lift, 33" Goodyear MTR's
    5.7L 350 TBI Edelbrock SDT Exhaust, Flowtech Headers, K&N Intake
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    1999 Jeep Cherokee, 3" Rustys lift, 33" BFG MT's, locked, armored: Rolled :(
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    im thinking about going up to 35s but im not gonna be throwing it off road.
    its to good looking of a truck to throw it in the mud.

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    Budget is the big one. How much are you willing to spend. If budget is of no concern I say Cognito 10" to 12" lift.

    Bobby - North Carolina
    2008 4x4 5.3L V8
    6" Suspension Lift and 1.5" Body Lift
    20x9 Ballistic Jesters w/35" Toyo Open Country MT's & 1.5" rear wheel spacers
    4:56 Yukon Gears
    Hypertech Speedometer Calibrator
    Baja style bed mount spare tire carrier
    Flowmaster 40 series dual exhaust
    Recon Smoked LED tails/3rd brake lights/black projectors w/switchback LED's in the corners
    N-Fab Nerf Steps
    K&N CAI
    No Fear Pedals
    Tint, Line-X bedliner, Window visors, Rear wheel well liners
    Painted front grill, bow ties and door badges, de-"lettered" tailgate
    Powder coated front and rear bumpers

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    I like about a six inch lift. But thats just my 2 cents.

    1987 Chevy Suburban
    5.7 350 with Edelbrock Cam and Intake
    32x11.5x15 tires
    True Dual Series 40 Flowmaster exhaust
    Long Tube Headers

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    Six inch lift with 35's would look awesome!!
    If you find yourself slipping,.....tie a knot.....hold on tight

    2008 silverado
    1500 crew cab
    5.3 L 4x4
    Borla exhaust, rbp black tip
    tint, bed liner
    2.25 in ready lift leveling kit
    18x9 rbp 94r
    33x12.5x18 toyo mts

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    Without seeming too much like a tool, 2-4 inch lift and 33s if you are not planning on going off road much. Why suffer the worse milage and the extra expense of re-gearing issues with 35s when 33s do most everything 35s will, without a number of the cons? I think ridiculously lifted trucks are kinda cool, but if you plan on doing a lot of driving why not get something that is a little more practical and still looks cool?

    2003 Silverado, SOLD 1/11/11 for my... 2001 Ford Mustang Bullit, #1787

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    im thinking maybe the 2 -4. with 33 or i think theres something close to a 34 out there.

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    Most tires a slightly smaller than listed my 35" hancook dynapro my's are 34.8 inches tall
    [/SIGPIC]2001 gmc 1500 ex cab,3" body lift,3" leveling kit,315/75/16 hancook dynapro mt's, punched cats, custom flowmaster exhaust, k&n with custom intake,camo kit, Dual trumpet air horns,Siren, Custom camo interior LIFT IT FAT GIRLS CANT JUMP

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