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12-05-2010, 03:52 PM #1
Cheap Torsion Keys?
I am trying to find a good set of lift torsion keys for my 2005 1500 z71 for cheap. I have also heard that stock ford f150 keys will achieve a little more lift that the aftermarket keys. If that is true, where could I find a set of f150 keys for cheap? If not then has anyone found a cheap set of aftermarket keys and where? I have seen on some forums that people have found some for less than $50. That is what I would like to find. I cant seem to find any for less than $150-$300. Thanks for the help guys.2005 Chevy Silverado 1500 Z71 Crew Cab
8in ProComp Suspension Lift, 4in Shackle Flip Kit, 3in Performance Products Body Lift, 17x9 Moto Metal wheels, 35x12.50x17 ProComp Xterrains, K&N cold air intake kit, Custom 3in exhaust, GoRhrino Black spring loaded steps, Truxedo Bed Cover, "SS" style Instrument Cluster with blue pointers and Trans Temp Gauge, JVC indash touchscreen DVD player, 2 MTX 10in subwoofers, Sony Xplode 1000watt amp, Radio Shack CB with dual black whips, Optima yellow top battery
12-05-2010, 04:03 PM #2
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Hey Bulldog, here is a list of lift suppliers that I have collected from the GMTC site. I remember seeing torsion keys on a lot of them but wasn't specifically looking for keys so can't remember which ones they were on. Hope this helps.
Here is a list of lift & level kit suppliers.
1988 Chevy C-3500 2wd (no pic)
350 c.i. 5.7 L Stock Block, 4 Bolt Mains
L-31 Vortec Heads, Edelbrock Cam & Intake,
Holley 650, Flowtech Headers, Magnaflow exh.
Jet Trans 700R4, B&M Ratchet, 4:10 gears,
3" susp. lift kit "shadetree"
No rev limiter, No speed limiter lol
12-05-2010, 05:47 PM #3
Cheap torsion key's usually mean one's that are cast iron. if you go with torsion keys make sure they are forged.2007 Suburban 2500 Edge evolution CS leveled 265 goodyear Silent Armor Pro Grade Kenwood DNX6180 Nav.Radio
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12-06-2010, 05:31 AM #4
this is where i oredered mine....rough country keys..$99.95
2004 Silverado 4x4
1986 K5 Blazer
8" Superlift w/39.5 super swampers
1992 GMC Jimmy "Blue Bomber"
12-06-2010, 09:54 AM #5
12-07-2010, 07:01 AM #6
What about Ford keys? Has anyone here had luck with these? I would think I would be able to get them cheaper if they will work. If not then I will be contacting MPC-Silverado in another week or two.
12-07-2010, 12:53 PM #7
ive heard about people using ford keys but dont know anything about it.ive always stuck with things made spefically for my truck to avoid complications
12-07-2010, 06:08 PM #8
Have you tried leveling by adjusting the T-bars? thats how my Suburban was leveled.
12-07-2010, 07:07 PM #9
i have a couple friends that went that rout and they all payed around 40-60 buck. i didnt find out about them till after i bough my rough country kit. for the ford key part numb, ( XL3Z5B328CA ) http://www.buyfordpartsonline.com/pa...layCatalogid=0
thats the link.
2006 silverado z71
295-70-R17 nitto trail grapplers
flowmaster 40 series dumped
2'' rough country leveling kit
throttle body spacer
15'' kicker cvr & 2 10'' kicker cvr /w 1800 watt kenwood amp
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