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Old 05-18-2013, 03:58 PM
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Is it just me or is anyone else just blown away that some spindles and a pair of brake lines cost a thousand bucks!!??!! I mean I guess they can charge whatever but jeez. Anyone else find it for cheaper anywhere else? Anyone know of a used pair for sale?
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You could buy just the spindles from Performance Lifts for $649 (for the cast iron version... the fabricated steel ones are $809.95), go with whatever rear spacers you want and find a local hydraulic shop that makes brake lines to make a longer set for you and maybe save a little dough... It's up to you whether the extra shopping and running around would really be worth the savings though.
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What shocks me is CST basically has no competition. As popular as the Ram 4x2's are, you would think at least one of the "big name" suspension companies would make a lift kit.
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I understand they overcharge. But at the same time, a lot of money goes into R&D. Regardless of whether it is a ground breaking item or not, it still cost money to R&D. And until a big competitor steps up and challenges their pricing, they will continue charging whatever they desire.
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