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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-26-2009, 06:28 PM Thread Starter
 
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Lightbulb 2" FRAME LIFT step by step pics

90 F250 4x4 5.8L

can someone post pics of a lift in progress.
step by step....maybe some follow up tips, this is my next project and i dont want to get myself kilt. I went out and bought an Axle/Tranny Jack. This thing is old school monstrosity off an old diesel mechanic. i have a small garage, lumber blocking i use for raising houses 10x10s. couple of truck floor jacks. a 200lb toolbox.
I am going to be replacing the front clip with a newer style, repairing the rusty floorpan, its all ready starting to happen. just doing my research. I find I break less stuff that way.

these were pretty helpful. the most helpful anyway. hope i am not doing anything wrong by posting this youtube link. its a lift for a 2005 F250 4x4 Crew its one of two series.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N37KgSFQHTw
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-18-2009, 06:50 PM Thread Starter
 
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well opted for a 3 inch body lift, cheaper and the body is off for the swap.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-20-2009, 10:18 PM Thread Starter
 
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Was down at the custom shop. The guy mentioned something about adding extra leaf springs for the lift because its not a front coil spring. Going to have to look into it. If its that simple then ALL RIGHT! IF I have to do anything with the springs may as well go all around, tested and beefed up, with helpers and overloads.
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