1. Welcome To GMTruckClub.com!

    The #1 Chevy Truck Forum Online
    Online since 2004, we are the #1 Chevy Truck & SUV forum and user community. If you have any questions about your Chevy or GMC Truck, SUV or Crossover, or just want to connect with other GM owners and enthusiasts around the world, you've found the best place on the internet to do that.

    Join Today ~ It's Free
    Registering is Free and Easy! Hope to see you on the forums soon!

Lift kit / type advice

Discussion in 'Lifted & Offroad Suspension' started by RideHeavyINa_CHEVY, Nov 26, 2012.

  1. RideHeavyINa_CHEVY

    RideHeavyINa_CHEVY New Member

    Hey guys... I have previously bought a black 2007 SIlverado 1500 Z71 4x4 crew cab. I am looking to gain some insight and knowledge about lift kits, wheel/tire packages, and upgrades to get the most out of my truck. Any and all info helps. I am looking into 4-5" lift kits and 20' wheels with 35x12.50 tires. thanks and looking forward to it..
  2. ChromeSilver02

    ChromeSilver02 Rockstar 3 Years 500 Posts

    Welcome to the Club! Sounds like a good plan but if you want to ride on 35's you'll have to go bigger than a 4-5" kit. You'll have to look more to 7-9" lift or 4" with 2" body lift. But jump over the lifted and offroad forum to help out.
  3. 1953bowtieguy

    1953bowtieguy Member 2 Years 500 Posts

    Welcome to GMTC. Glad to have ya here. :great:
  4. SurrealOne

    SurrealOne Former Member ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    Welcome from the RTP area of NC! :great:
  5. donyms

    donyms Rockstar 4 Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    Welcome to the club, it's good to have you aboard. :glasses:
  6. ahmitchell1

    ahmitchell1 Rockstar 4 Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    If your truck is a nnbs then you can fit 35s with the rancho 4 inch kit
  7. RideHeavyINa_CHEVY

    RideHeavyINa_CHEVY New Member

    What is "nnbs" ? I'm new to the lingo.

    I hVe thought about keys and blocks but I don't know how we'll the ride is or the damage it will cause
  8. ahmitchell1

    ahmitchell1 Rockstar 4 Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    If you have keys then its a 07 classic. Nnbs is the new body style
  9. Conlan Rose

    Conlan Rose Active Member 2 Years 1000 Posts

    Welcome to the GMTC
    As lingo goes NNBS means new new body style trucks from 2007 and after
    NBS means from about 1999-2007(classic style)
    OBS means from 1988-1999/2000(classic style)

    My Tahoe is a OBS, [MENTION=50075]SurrealOne[/MENTION]'s Sierra is a NBS, NNBS is what the new Chevy trucks are.
  10. RideHeavyINa_CHEVY

    RideHeavyINa_CHEVY New Member

    haha Gotcha I have the NNBS (see photos) i am looking for the look more then anything. im not going to be off-roading more then needed and I dont have the cash to damage anything so I want the look more and performance more then durability.

Share This Page