6" lift

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  1. bigwalleye

    bigwalleye Registered Member

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    On a 76 blazer what do I need to change in the front to run a 6" lift spring is it just the ds length or do you have to do a cut and turn to help out the pinon angle?
     
  2. BranndonC

    BranndonC 3/4 ton status

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    you have to worry about steering, brakes, springs, shocks, and driveshaft, i'm not sure if you should shim the axle, someone here will tell ya though
     
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    Wicked Wolf Auto 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    My pinion angle was fine with a 6" lift just lengthened (sp? :confused: ) a bit :D
     

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