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Hey guys...just bought a "full" level kit.. http://m.ebay.com/itm/281111385831?cmd=VIDESC&gxo=true has anyone heard of this one? Is 3 inch front spacer and two inch rear too much stress on the arms? Just want to make sure I'm not going to regret this. Any input is appreciated! 2008 ram 1500 hemi extended cab 4x2
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You're definitely on the higher end of leveling kits, but I doubt that it'll be exactly 3". I have Daystar's 2.5" kit, which only lifted the truck 2". You'll probably only get about 2.5"... Do you know the actual spacer/puck size? Typically 1.25" = 2", 1 3/8" = 2.5", and 2.5" = 3". If you're actually looking at a 3" lift, then there will obviously be more strain on the ball joints... as well as other linkage connections.
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Well, since it is for 2wd only you wont be putting stress on your front drive. Go for it.
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Not sure but will measure when I get it in...you're saying you have the 2.5 spacers so have you noticed any stress or made any adjustments to compensate for it?
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So the kit should be here tomorrow and the following is the reply I received from the seller. I really hope this isn't going to cause too much stress with my factory ride.

Good morning and thanks for your message. Not a problem at all. Just glad to take care of my customers. The size of the front spacer is roughly 3" and the back is actually 2" tall. The front spacer is Polyurethane and the rear is a steel block
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yeah that polyurethane spacer will squish out some over time.

that's why I dont like them, but...its really your only option for leveling 2wd
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