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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 03-29-2009, 05:02 PM Thread Starter
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Hello everyone I'm new to this forum thing.. So far I love it..
Maybe some one can help me on this.. I have a 6 inch Fabtech lift on my 03 2500hd and want to do to a 8 inch what do I need.. I don't want to buy another kit.. Please help..

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i got myself maxxkeys and 2" add leaf , to give me my 8"
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I already have Ready lift keys in the front.. I could turn up my bars but don't want to put that pressure on the front end..

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its all u can do man ,, ur cvs has to angled to get ur other extra 2". or get new lift kit
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what about buying the A arms and stuff that the 8 inch kit has??

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you could check with fabtech and see what they tell you.

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id talk to fabtech like jb said,, even if that would give u ur 2" it will still put the stress on ur front end. u need to drop the diff 2" to get the stress u dont want off
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thanks guys

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do it quick the rumor is fabtech is going out of buisness.

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post #10 of 11 (permalink) Old 03-29-2009, 06:58 PM
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Either buy the extra parts from fabtech or go with the torsion key crank or not recomended but get a body lift reason for not doing the body lift is cooling issues, but if you dont haul anything you may get by with no problems.

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