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My problem right now is deciding between the 4' or 6" lift. I already have wheels with 35" tires on my current truck but it just has a level and I get a vibration in 4 Wheel and I want to get away from that. Actually it is more of a shudder especially under acceleration. l would like to know how much the install for a lift should cost here in Ontario.
Im guessing you are running a 2.5" level?
When you install a lift kit, that level kit has to be removed.
ALL your angles will be equivalent if not better than factory, so shudder will go away unless your wheels are not balanced properly
Selling Bilsteins at 0.7 or 1.4 is exactly similar to adding a 0.7 or 1.4" level (if it existed) and you WILL NOT have shudder.
This is based on a 6" lift kit

On a 4" lift kit you really dont need Bilsteins unless you want to increase you ride comfort or really want it level and 0.7 will level it.

Either way, you will have a better ride going the suspension route.

How far are you from Toronto/Markham?
I work closely with a shop here that can install the lift.
It does take 8 or so hours to install
So you could drive in and wait for it
Either way, let me know and I can fire you pricing for lift, Bilsteins (if required) and install if you choose to go this route
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Hi Fast, my current truck is a 2010 with the 2.5" readylift SST so both rear and front have been lifted. I have just purchased a 2013 CC Longhorn and I'm not really interested in leveling the truck I want clearance. I live 8hrs from TO but travel there regularly. From what I have seen you guys have reasonable prices but I'm trying to decide between the RCX 4" and the Zone 4". As I understand it the RCX uses blocks on the rear and Zone uses a taller spring.
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Hi Fast, my current truck is a 2010 with the 2.5" readylift SST so both rear and front have been lifted. I have just purchased a 2013 CC Longhorn and I'm not really interested in leveling the truck I want clearance. I live 8hrs from TO but travel there regularly. From what I have seen you guys have reasonable prices but I'm trying to decide between the RCX 4" and the Zone 4". As I understand it the RCX uses blocks on the rear and Zone uses a taller spring.
Thats the problem
Many rams will have the shudder in 4wd and many dont notice it or care to notice it. So its dependent on the driver as well with respect to their tolerance level.
Do you see yourself ever wanting to go 6"
To be quite honest, there are only a handful that truly love their 4" lift, then there are those that did the 4" and wish they went 6"
The 6" lift is only 1.5" of height difference.
This is going based off of RCX.
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Go with the 6" i wanted the 4" for the longest time and i'm happy i didn't choose it.
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From what I have seen you guys have reasonable prices but I'm trying to decide between the RCX 4" and the Zone 4". As I understand it the RCX uses blocks on the rear and Zone uses a taller spring.
Correct. If you're going 4" I recommend the Zone over the RCX for that very reason.

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Thats the problem
Many rams will have the shudder in 4wd and many dont notice it or care to notice it. So its dependent on the driver as well with respect to their tolerance level.
Do you see yourself ever wanting to go 6"
To be quite honest, there are only a handful that truly love their 4" lift, then there are those that did the 4" and wish they went 6"
The 6" lift is only 1.5" of height difference.
This is going based off of RCX.


Honestly you'll probably regret not going with the 6" if you only go 4". And for the price difference why not go for it?
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Why not? Its an RCX lift
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That is true haha
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