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Old 03-14-2019, 06:20 PM
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I recently installed a 2 1/2 inch strut extension leveling kit for my 2005 F150. Iíve decided that I want to get an actual lift though. What is the simplest and cheapest way to do this? Iím looking for about 3 more inches.

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Lose the leveling kit and install either a 4 or 6 inch suspension lift.
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X3... Lift it.
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Well I know Iím obviously going to need to lift it. I was just asking because I have seen\heard of multiple ways to do it. I just bought my truck a year ago and am still learning l of this stuff. Iíve heard people talk body lifts, suspension lifts, blocks, Etc.. Iím just not sure what the easiest approach is? Just to buy a full lift kit somewhere? How do the lifting blocks work? I have only seen them sold for a rear lift, how do you lift the front at that point?
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Like they said, with a lift kit. Not a leveling kit. See below.

https://www.americantrucks.com/0408-...lift-kits.html
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Originally Posted by lutter5-0 View Post
Like they said, with a lift kit. Not a leveling kit. See below.

https://www.americantrucks.com/0408-...lift-kits.html
This American Trucks website has 5 in rear blocks for sale. Could I buy these blocks for the rear and then buy lifted struts for the front?
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You're going to screw up your angles if you keep extending the strut in any way
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Originally Posted by grahamjt04 View Post

This American Trucks website has 5 in rear blocks for sale. Could I buy these blocks for the rear and then buy lifted struts for the front?
Lifted struts aren't a thing, leveling struts are. You're gonna have a bad day if you keep wanting to stack pucks up.......Buy a lift kit.
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What do you guys suggest for a decent kit? I donít do a ton of actual off-roading. I just like the look of a lift.
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