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lifting chevy

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by toddon22, Feb 6, 2010.

  1. toddon22

    toddon22 Member
    Messages: 71

    i have a 04 chevy silverado 1500 and i wanna lift it a few inches. is this fairly easy to do? thinking of doing it in the spring season
  2. chcav1218

    chcav1218 Senior Member
    Messages: 954

    look at that kits they sell online. nothings difficult with the right tools. Are you looking to do full suspension? just body? just the front end? we need a little more info
  3. got-h2o

    got-h2o 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,439

    X2 on more info. A quality suspension kit will take every bit of 8-10 hours on a rack with proper tools and suspension experience. A cheaper kit will take longer b/c fit and finish won't be as nice.

    Body lifts take a few hours.
  4. toddon22

    toddon22 Member
    Messages: 71

    im thinking i would like to do a full suspension lift. my truck is just too low now when i have my plow attached with everything it is just weighing it down to close to the ground. so prob full suspension
  5. 1999 GMC 1500

    1999 GMC 1500 Member
    Messages: 53

    why dont u just put sandbags or get timbrens for plowing
  6. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,557

    How much are you looking to spend? That will more or less determine your options!
  7. toddon22

    toddon22 Member
    Messages: 71

    whatever it costs, i would reallly like to do it and not be cheap about it. quality is the way i wanna go here