Readylift rumor

Discussion in 'Lifted & Offroad Suspension' started by Shorty 71, Aug 28, 2009.

  1. Shorty 71

    Shorty 71 Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    I heard that readylift might be coming out with a 4 inch leveling kit after the first of the year. Thats a product ill be all over. What do you guys think?
  2. masterfoxscout

    masterfoxscout Rockstar ROTM Winner 100 Posts

    4" via a torsion bar key/crank = bad in my opinion. Why not just do it right with a suspension or body lift? You half-ass it and you will pay in the long run. Just my thoughts.
  3. Shorty 71

    Shorty 71 Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    Im not sure how they plan to do it. I talked to a guy from readylift and he said they are working on it and it should be out around the first of the year.
  4. 5speedsilverado

    5speedsilverado Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    wouldn't really be a leveling kit, because it would raise the front end up higher then the rear
  5. cascott325

    cascott325 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    kinda on the same subject, i may be in the market soon for a lift/leveling kit. my question is, do they make a leveling body lift? i guess i would need a 4"lift in the front, and a 2"in the back. do they have these? if so, where can i go to find them
  6. CornhuskerChevy

    CornhuskerChevy Rockstar

    cascott: I don't think it would be possible to make a "true" body/leveling kit like you are thinking to raise the front with the suspension and the back with a body lift. From what I know the body lift's raise the box and the cab seperately bcuz they are not linked together. I would assume what the guys at ReadyLift would do is 4" in the front with spacers and extensions or highly re-indexed keys and use a block or add-a-leaf in the back.
  7. Burden33

    Burden33 Epic Member 5+ Years 500 Posts

    But then you got to look at the biggest spacer i seen are 2.25 everything else rebuilts the strut up and if there goign to be doing 4" in the front and 2" in the back then its going to be more like a suspension lift. the a arms wont be able to stretch 4" on the stock. i might be wrong but then again it just what i think.
  8. cascott325

    cascott325 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    well i have been doing a little more thinking, and i am thinking that by the time i save the money, it will be bout time for new struts/shocks, so i will be looking at suspension.

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