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I never got the answer of not being able to do the lift...

However, my local dealership wanted $10k to install a 6" BDS lift, with fuel rims wrapped in 35" Toyo M/T's.

Needless to say, I only purchase from the dealership when necessary. And this wasn't one of them!
Which is fairly normal depending on the tires .. 37's would be steeper for sure! 37 + Fuels = $900 per after taxes
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I never got the answer of not being able to do the lift...

However, my local dealership wanted $10k to install a 6" BDS lift, with fuel rims wrapped in 35" Toyo M/T's.

Needless to say, I only purchase from the dealership when necessary. And this wasn't one of them!
Yikes. This is crazy.
My dealer allows me to supply the part and they in turn resell it to me for a buck and u pay labor to keep my warranty valid.
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I should clarify. The reason my dealership got cold feet on a 6" BDS install is because the last one they did had a few missing bit from the parts they received from BDS. That truck was still in their shop at the time I inquired, so they were already freakin *L* Poor bastards.

BremboD, I was assuming for that cost you were talking the coil-over/ For the regular 6" BDS kit $10K is too much for sure, especially with 35's. Online pricing for everything will at least give you an adequate baseline. To that add $900-1200 for install.
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I should clarify. The reason my dealership got cold feet on a 6" BDS install is because the last one they did had a few missing bit from the parts they received from BDS. That truck was still in their shop at the time I inquired, so they were already freakin *L* Poor bastards.

BremboD, I was assuming for that cost you were talking the coil-over/ For the regular 6" BDS kit $10K is too much for sure, especially with 35's. Online pricing for everything will at least give you an adequate baseline. To that add $900-1200 for install.
Yeah, it was a just a standard BDS lift. I ended up doing the lift and ordered the wheel/rims myself. Came to just shy of 5k, with no crazy special deals or anything. They were just looking to make an easy few bucks off of a simple install. >.<
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I should clarify. The reason my dealership got cold feet on a 6" BDS install is because the last one they did had a few missing bit from the parts they received from BDS. That truck was still in their shop at the time I inquired, so they were already freakin *L* Poor bastards.

BremboD, I was assuming for that cost you were talking the coil-over/ For the regular 6" BDS kit $10K is too much for sure, especially with 35's. Online pricing for everything will at least give you an adequate baseline. To that add $900-1200 for install.
Tell your dealer to order the parts first before they strip your truck down so they can make sure parts are ALL there before they call you in.

$10k is WAAAAYYY too much.
I can certainly build you an entire package for 1/2-2/3 of that price.
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Yeah, it was a just a standard BDS lift. I ended up doing the lift and ordered the wheel/rims myself. Came to just shy of 5k, with no crazy special deals or anything. They were just looking to make an easy few bucks off of a simple install. >.<
Any photos and specs of your set-up BremboD?
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Which is fairly normal depending on the tires .. 37's would be steeper for sure! 37 + Fuels = $900 per after taxes
Noticed your sig….is your truck completed with this setup?
Got pics?
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It's a long, painful story

I took it in for the lift and when my wife dropped me off to pick it up it was still sitting on stock wheels/tires!

It wasn't until they went to mount the new 37's that anyone noticed something was wrong. SIX bolt! The Fuel wheels have those centre covers, and my wheels came with the 37's already mounted from out west so I guess somehow the error occurred out there, and was left undiscovered until the moment the installer was trying to position the wheel on the truck

So that was Dec 18th. Shipping got replacement 5 bolt wheels here yesterday. Arrived at the shop only to be told NO WAY could they be mounted because it was -40 out and the shop actually had cars BELOW the cars already on the hoists. Again ..

So I agreed to come in on Monday .. I'm penciled in!! My only mild concern now is whether there will be rubbing at all going with the straight 6" coil-over up front, with no other lift. This is why I played it conservatively with 9" wheel selection, as well as the 12.5 tire and not going 10" with 13.5. My hope is it will all play nicely together without a sawzall coming into the picture.

I'll post some pictures on Monday as long as the black cloud following me around on this final detail of the lift goes away


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It's a long, painful story

I took it in for the lift and when my wife dropped me off to pick it up it was still sitting on stock wheels/tires!

It wasn't until they went to mount the new 37's that anyone noticed something was wrong. SIX bolt! The Fuel wheels have those centre covers, and my wheels came with the 37's already mounted from out west so I guess somehow the error occurred out there, and was left undiscovered until the moment the installer was trying to position the wheel on the truck

So that was Dec 18th. Shipping got replacement 5 bolt wheels here yesterday. Arrived at the shop only to be told NO WAY could they be mounted because it was -40 out and the shop actually had cars BELOW the cars already on the hoists. Again ..

So I agreed to come in on Monday .. I'm penciled in!! My only mild concern now is whether there will be rubbing at all going with the straight 6" coil-over up front, with no other lift. This is why I played it conservatively with 9" wheel selection, as well as the 12.5 tire and not going 10" with 13.5. My hope is it will all play nicely together without a sawzall coming into the picture.

I'll post some pictures on Monday as long as the black cloud following me around on this final detail of the lift goes away


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What offset did you go with and I can let you know if it will rub.
Based one what I know with Fuel wheels and 20x9…they either come in 0/+1 offset or -12
Given you went with 12.5" width on the tire, you will more than likely have zero issues

I ran 20x9, 0 offset and 37" Nitto Trails on my truck when I first lifted and had zero rub.
That was 5 or 6 wheel sets ago…lol
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Thanks. I've got 20x9 +1 with 5" BS.

*fingers crossed*

What say ye?

Oh, and the Pro Comp Xtremes look moderately aggressive, not excessively so that too gives me hope I'll have no issues.
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