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Blazer project Rear lift ??

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 85mudr, Feb 28, 2007.

?

How to acheive 8

Poll closed Mar 15, 2007.
  1. 4" leaf springs 4" shackle

    9 vote(s)
    75.0%
  2. 6" leaf springs 2" shackle

    1 vote(s)
    8.3%
  3. 8" leaf

    1 vote(s)
    8.3%
  4. other

    1 vote(s)
    8.3%
  1. 85mudr

    85mudr Registered Member

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    I have an 85 blazer with stock springs and 5" blocks, i wount to go to 8" and i have some ideas on how. What do yall think? its a daily driver weekend wheeler so road manners are a plus.
     
  2. bigblazer87

    bigblazer87 1/2 ton status

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    Definitely some 4" BDS or TC springs and a 4" shackle flip.
     
  3. big dan

    big dan 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    x2 on the 4" springs and a shackle flip
     
  4. Chrisblazzer89

    Chrisblazzer89 1/2 ton status

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    X3 on the 4" springs and 4" shackle flip!!
     
  5. '79shortbox

    '79shortbox Registered Member

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    4" Flip, HD shackles, and 4" 56's (or 63's if you want stretch).
     
  6. cbbr

    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    I would go with the TC 4" springs and a flip.
     
  7. cegusman

    cegusman 3/4 ton status

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    What they all said. If you really want to go taller. Do a 1" body lift and run 1" zero rates front and rear.
     

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