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Old 03-13-2001, 07:56 PM
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what is the best but yet reasonable way$$ to lower my L?? any input is appreciated!!thanks all
Old 03-13-2001, 08:04 PM
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this is my first post but since I just read the answer you may want I reg. I just got an issue of Moter Trend Truck trends and on page 92 they wrote about a SO-CAL kit www.socalspeedshop.com

'00 TA Firehawk
'99 Blue ZX-9R
Old 03-13-2001, 08:14 PM
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A lot of that probably depends on how mechanically inclined you are, and what tools you have. If you can not do the work yourself, then you may want to consider someone like ROUSH who does the job turnkey --- with a warranty. It may cost more in the short run, but save you a bundle in the long run.

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Old 03-13-2001, 08:18 PM
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hey Ivanhoe_farms im an aircraft mechanic and am pretty good with my hands with plenty of tools but i dont want to spend a fortune to lower my truck.How much is the roush kit compared to other kits??
Old 03-13-2001, 08:36 PM
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The Roush setup is the most expensive out there, about $1500 I believe. I have heard very good things about the Bell-Tech 3/4 kit. Very reasonable. Around $600 with shocks from what I hear.

2000 Silver Lightning 13.82 (stock)
PSP 4-way
PSP Filter Kit
PSP Lower Pulley
Level 10 Shift kit
In the works:
Level 10 converter
Old 03-15-2001, 08:43 AM
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i helped a friend lower his 00 2/2 but with different springs and hangers instead of shackles this could easily be a 3/4 lower. here is the my step by step, yours may be different.
hope this helps
Old 03-15-2001, 03:58 PM
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I did the BellTech 3/4 kit with the BellTech nitro-active shocks. I bought the kit here through Roger on the online store. Just e-mail him and tell him what you want. He sold a few of us our kits. There is some pics in my zing album of the kit and my truck before and after. Bill

'00 white lightning-#2030 of 4966-4/6/00 thursday
muth mirrors,door key pad mod,fog light mod,
clear corners, super white; headlights,corners,fogs,
trenz billet upper and lower grills, billet 3rd brake light cover,
Bedrug, harley davidson tonneau cover,
JDM flip chip, JDM lower pulley, 90mm mass air, JDM tranny mod,
JDM 5"aluminum driveshaft,
J.L. stage 2 ram air kit
BellTech 3/4 lowering kit
2001 tails installed
20" chrome lightning wheels on order
more to come....
my zing album-http://www.zing.com/album/?id=4293038163
'00 harley davidson FLSTC tons of custom parts..
'99.5 nissan pathfinder le-STILLEN EQUIPPED
'88 toyota show truck(TONKA)
'91 toyota mr2 turbo (to many mods to list)
'00 yamaha banshee(toomy race kit/chrome pipes)

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