Lifted Trucks?

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by Duramax8832, Nov 30, 2006.

  1. MJLsLawnCareNmoreLLC

    MJLsLawnCareNmoreLLC LawnSite Senior Member
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    Whats wrong with it? I kinda like it.
     
  2. Dirt Digger2

    Dirt Digger2 LawnSite Silver Member
    from PA
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    looks like hes putting a new front driveshaft in...anyway it makes that step in his reciever hitch look kinda funny and useless
     
  3. start2finish

    start2finish LawnSite Senior Member
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    remember you will also raise your center of gravity, stability will be affected. Also if you pull of ever pull a gooseneck this will make things difficult to level the trailer as well as hook up. You will need some modifications.
     
  4. KrayzKajun

    KrayzKajun LawnSite Fanatic
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    i drive a 2006 Silverado crewcab, with a 7inch suspension and a 3inch body lift with 36" super swamper Irok tires on 20" rims. I use it daily. It draws attention i have gotten 5 customers because they said my truck caught there attention and made me stand out
     
  5. climber

    climber LawnSite Member
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    It may look cool but its so impracticle. You cant do anything with it. Its just a show off truck. Its like woo wee you wowed me now no one cares. So you have all this money in this truck for what? I dont know thats just my thoughts.

    Dan
     
  6. pclawncare

    pclawncare LawnSite Senior Member
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    i cant imagine tryin to lift wet grass by hand into the bed of a lifted truck id rather have it as low as possible
     
  7. GreenN'Clean

    GreenN'Clean LawnSite Bronze Member
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    I like the truck in the pic but not really digging front rims black and the rear chrome
     
  8. cutbetterthanyou

    cutbetterthanyou LawnSite Bronze Member
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    i have a 2001 p stroke 85000 miles with 6 inch lift.i pull 36 wb, 60 scag, 72 exmark every day the truck gets normal mait. this spring i spent 5k on trans, rear, hubs and brakes. before i cut grass i put on lift kits chevy have alot more parts to where out i dont sugesst it
     
  9. KS_Grasscutter

    KS_Grasscutter LawnSite Gold Member
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    Man, that thing is COOL!

    I am really thinking about lifting up my Ranger some and putting bigger tires on it, but I dont know if I want to put that much money in a truck I am not all that attached to. Would really like to trade that off in a couple years and get a Z71 or a F250, and then "redneck up" that truck.
     
  10. Lawnworks

    Lawnworks LawnSite Fanatic
    from usa
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    or you could invest in something that will help your bottom line!!
     

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