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Help With Modifications???

Discussion in 'Chevy Silverado Forum (GMC Sierra)' started by Firemedic804, Aug 26, 2010.

  1. Firemedic804

    Firemedic804 New Member

    I am looking to put either a 4" or 6" suspension lift on my truck.
    Here are a few of the Questions I have:

    1. Which brand is best with Chevy and does it matter that my vehicle has stability control?
    2. What size wheel should I look at (17,18,20???)
    3. Depending on wheel what size tire?

    Trying to get a total price idea for my wife since she controls the checkbook, lol.

    Thanks for the help,

    Andrew
  2. 2wheelmudder

    2wheelmudder Rockstar 100 Posts

    Well Alot of peole have alot of different opinions on brands of lifts, i qould say 6 in cuz im all for big lift, probably fabtech too they make a nice lift. But I would reccommend a smaller size rim, because the bigger the rim the more expensive the tire and probably 33 in tires
  3. silveradotrailblazer

    silveradotrailblazer Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 5000 Posts

    Welcome to the club, Andrew. What year, 2wd or 4wd and 1/2 or 3/4 ton is your truck? Some manufacture year kits are better than other years.
  4. Firemedic804

    Firemedic804 New Member

    2008 Chevy Crew Cab 1500 - 4WD
  5. silveradotrailblazer

    silveradotrailblazer Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 5000 Posts

    BDS,Rancho and Skyjacker all make good quality kits that work. Tire and wheel size is a personal thing, but a 17" X 35" is alot cheaper than a 20" X 35". Again tire/wheel is a personal/money thing.

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