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level/lift 05 f-250 psd

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by ultimate plow, May 17, 2009.

  1. ultimate plow

    ultimate plow PlowSite.com Addict
    from N. IL
    Messages: 1,763

    Well as most of you guys know the f-250s/f-350s sit a little low in the front. My truck is totally stock. The front sits a little lower then the rear. The rear has 2" blocks. Any advive on to make my truck sit higher? 4"blcoks, bigger shocks/springs? would timbens in front do anything? Thanks

    justin
     
  2. DCSpecial

    DCSpecial Senior Member
    from IL
    Messages: 408

    How much taller?

    You'll gain some height by going with heavier springs....I run the 7000lb coils on my 07.

    For more height you can do a coil spacer (I prefer the kind that bolt to the axle underneath the coil seat).
     
  3. magnatrac

    magnatrac PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,055

    Do you want to take up both ends of the truck or just the front? New springs will work great but they will settle in time. I am runiing a 4" rancho on my 07 f-350 and it was great but after 2 plow seasons it's time for a new set of coils because they have settled :cry: I will have to look to find it ,but there is a co. that is/was offering an adjustable coil spacer for the super duty. It had a minimun of 2" of lift I beleive, which would work great if you have a set of tired stock springs. I love plowing in a taller truck so no matter how you go about it it's good in my book :drinkup:

    Good luck , shaun
     
  4. ultimate plow

    ultimate plow PlowSite.com Addict
    from N. IL
    Messages: 1,763

    I decided on the icon 2.5" kit with rear 4" blocks.