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8inch lift question

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by mxrcr589, Sep 18, 2003.

  1. mxrcr589

    mxrcr589 1/2 ton status

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    iam getting a 8inch springs custom from this local shop who makes springs, i was wonder when i get them should i get shims too, and if so how big of shims, also with a 8inch lift will i need new driveshafts or spacers??
     
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    jwduke 1/2 ton status

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    I had this discussion with Jess, at Highangle Driveline. He suggested a 1/2" shim, which I belive is 10 degrees.
     
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    mudjunkie 82 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    to be safe check your pinion angle with a degree gage
     

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