View Full Version : Body lift?

11-17-2010, 06:58 PM
so my body mounts are about to fall out of my truck, ordering new poly ones tomorrow. just wondering what everyones opinion is of running body lifts? planning of making some 1" blocks out of aluminum and putting them in when i replace the body mounts as i and picking up 33s next month, any suggestions on installing a body lift or to go about making them? also... no hockey pucks:mad0215:

11-17-2010, 10:37 PM
everytime someone asks that quetion u get two answers those that haven't had a problem and those that have had them and took them out and had trouble getting there body back bolted up..... Personal preference but I wouldn't run one

FU Toolbag
11-17-2010, 10:45 PM
If your going 1", puck away. if your going 3", no pucking way.

11-17-2010, 10:48 PM

Mud Slinging Dumb Fawker
11-17-2010, 10:50 PM
i love body lifts all the extra room to work on it

11-17-2010, 10:53 PM
i never thought i would see the day lee would do a body lift [16]

11-17-2010, 11:03 PM
seems like alot of work for 1inchlinit up travel and sawzall shit that hits

11-17-2010, 11:32 PM
Just puck it lee[f]

11-18-2010, 06:34 AM
If you ever plan on putting in a 1.6 you should go 2"
I used a piece of 2" round nylon (not sure where to get more) cut into 2"
lengths and drilled a hole.
probably locate some through plastics companies,kind of material a cutting board is made of.strong,light and won't deteriorate.

11-18-2010, 09:01 AM
[stupid] 2" would be nice if a 1.6 could be in the future

11-18-2010, 09:38 AM
Alright haha, seeing some good answers[36] so why would I need a 2" lift for the 1.6 swap? I have a 1.6 sitting here, and I'm considering putting it in

11-18-2010, 02:30 PM
it's taller than your 1.3 = hood will hit:confused0006:

11-18-2010, 03:49 PM
i love body lifts all the extra room to work on it

yeah my last truck had a 3in body and this one no body lift
much easyer to work on
but i find my last truck had alot more frame flex with a body lift

11-19-2010, 06:16 PM
are you spring over?

1 inch body lift is a waste of time just cut the fenders

11-19-2010, 06:20 PM

11-19-2010, 06:26 PM
Cutting is not an option, and I may run pucks just to see how I like it, and I may go back to 31s in the spring depending on how the gearing works out

11-19-2010, 06:37 PM
why? just mold flares to where you cut

took 3-5 inches of fender out of my tracker and ran flares

11-19-2010, 06:42 PM
Trying to keep the body mint on this one (trying :( ) but my next one will be cut and flat decked

11-19-2010, 07:10 PM
Can't a suzuke actually be a body lift for any fullsize, one on each currner...

11-23-2010, 09:16 AM
Yea, it's the same concept... Just not a fan of big body lifts

11-25-2010, 12:06 AM
put body lift in there just as easy to take out i hate them they make the body move to much

Lieutenant Johnson
12-14-2010, 10:37 AM
get a hockey stick while you are at it Lee !