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How much front end dive is to much?

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by scitown, Dec 21, 2007.

  1. scitown

    scitown Senior Member
    Messages: 422

    I just bought a 2000 chevy 3500 has the older 8 ft mm fisher. I will be putting timbrens in the front. How much do the brand new 2500hd's dip when you raise an 8 ft'r? I just need a reference. I have a few other things I would like to add to this truck (like a mini strobe bar, maybe some new brakes) before I order up the Timbrens. The plow still has the original paint, I think he only plowed his drive on his way to church on sunday's. How much front end dive should I expect?
  2. traviswalker007

    traviswalker007 Senior Member
    Messages: 188

    on my 03 3500 4x4 i run a 8.6 ultra mount with wimgs and it will drop about 2", i did upgrade my tires to a taller size and it helped a bit.

    NICHOLS LANDSCA PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,362

    My 2500HDs drop 1" measuring at the wheelwell centered with the hub. 36.5 to 35.5" no Timbrens yet, 9' Hiniker scoop.