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05-22-2011, 09:57 PM #1
6" Lift Kit for 2001 Suburban 4x4 w/o autoride
Let's hear all you suburban owners opinions on the best kit for the price....
05-22-2011, 10:25 PM #2
I don't own a 'burb but BDS makes a really nice lift kit. What's your budget?04 ECSB Custom silver & grey, Soft 8's, BFG KO's, ReadyLift Leveling Kit, Hellwig front sway bar, K&N filter, DeeZee EZ-Down, Rhino liner, Alpine CDE103BT, Rockford 6.5's, 12" V.A.T. Hammer Pro in a Subthump box, Alpine PowerPack amp, Hifonics amp, BackRack w/ 55w 5000k HID KC Daylighters, KC light bar with 4 KC Slimlites, UWS toolbox, Shaved Antenna mod, Black Bowtie, LED backup, license plate, dome lights & 3rd brake light
05-23-2011, 08:22 AM #3
Save your money andbuy the good stuff. A lift kit is not the place to cut corners. BDS, Rancho and Skyjacker all make well enginnered and good quality kits.
05-23-2011, 11:58 AM #4
Budget.....that's a tricky word...... Yeah, I have a budget but at the same time certain items like your suspension, engine, drive train, brakes etc should not be discounted. I guess what saying is if I can get a setup that cost $2500 vs $4500 and I'm not compromising safety and reliability then of course I would go the lessor.
05-23-2011, 06:04 PM #5
I would take your time and shop around. Are you going to install yourself? Back in '96 I put ProComp on my '96 'Burb, replaced it a year later with Rancho that is still on today. The ProComp was pure crap!
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Your 'Burb has rear coil springs that are replaced with the lift kits so you want to get a good quality kit so the springs don't sag in a year and ride like a tank.
05-24-2011, 02:25 AM #6
@silveradotrailblazer, When I was younger I would have done this without the use of a lift but these days are a different story so most likely I will be having it installed. I'm also thinking about assisting the rear with air leveling kit. What do you guys think about the CST Suspension?
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