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okay ive done every research possible for about the last 2 weeks and measured my stock height right now. so far everything loos good but theres only one this holding me back and that is loss in tow capacity. I don't tow really heavy stuff but a shop that I called said he wouldn't recommend going over 500 pounds in the bed?? is that correct?? id still like to be able to haul around my 4 wheeler which is about 600 pounds so im a little worried.

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My current truck isn't lowered, but as an owner of lowered vehicles in the past I'd suggest some form of air assist if you plan to haul something that heavy. It's cheap and will maintain the versatility of your truck.
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My current truck isn't lowered, but as an owner of lowered vehicles in the past I'd suggest some form of air assist if you plan to haul something that heavy. It's cheap and will maintain the versatility of your truck.
whats the average price to buy and install one? if you had just an estimate?
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how much payload capacity would I lose if I just put 2 in drop shackles in the rear? (could I carry the 4 wheeler easily)?

and would I have to replace my OEM shocks?

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