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Old 09-14-2018, 09:24 AM
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Originally Posted by Joey Clams View Post
OK, so I bought the Rancho"s and had them installed. The front of my truck looks great, and it's back to riding like a truck, but now the rear end needs to be raised to level it out. Any suggestions? Will the matching Rancho shocks do the job? Thanks again.
Is your truck a 2WD or 4WD? Mine is a 2WD and I simply added OEM blocks for a minor rake.
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Is your truck a 2WD or 4WD? Mine is a 2WD and I simply added OEM blocks for a minor rake.
He said 4wd in the first post. I thought about asking that because some have mistakenly put 4wd ranchos on a 2wd which raises you a lot more.
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So the rear is lower than the front? The Ranchos should have leveled you, not made the front higher than the rear. Unless your rear leaf springs are worn out and sagging. Does the truck still have its rear factory 2 blocks between the leaf springs and axle?

What are your current front and rear measurements when measuring from center of the wheel to the fender?
OK, At your suggestion, I took measurements and there's approximately a three inch difference between the front and rear. from the center of the wheel to the top of the fender is 26" in the front 23" in the rear.
Here are some Photos of what we're dealing with.



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Wow... need a pic of the front coil over. Something going on. You have a big block in the rear.
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