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Rough Country 6" Lift installed.....
So I installed RC6"....took longer than I expected...off course without power tools.....other than that my whole body is sore.....I do have directions from RC...but from the looks of it some steps where missing, but it was a no brainer. product/quality meets my expectation. proper tools where in hand.
Day 1 (12/29/2012
Rear was simple but took longer than I expected...the blocks had a slight angle on them...I was trying to figure what faces the front. Then comes to which extension bracket goes where...2 of the 3 hole brackets where no brainer as per direction..but for the abs I used the z bracket and for the top bolt on the differential I used the 2 hole bracket. Thats how it worked out for me. Shocks where installed piston down/ with extension on top.....
Day 2 (12/31/2012
Started the Front on the a.m, inlaws came we ate lunch then back to work. uninstalling was simple.......installed the rear/front crossmember/differential brackets, so I got done about 8ish cause half of the time I was BSing and drinking with neighbors...
Day 3 (1/1/2013)
Started again in the a.m. started working on the struts. installed new struts with preload installed, put everything back New Knuckles with seal/LCA/Steering Link/struts/hub/rotors/calipers/wheel adapter/new skid plate but had trouble lining it up on the holes........ finished around 4ish.....
Today, my buddy is installing the Cooper Discovery SST 325/60/18 on my 18x9 Mambas...cant wait...also alignment will be this weekend....
pics to come.....
I do want to thank members on this board for the info.....so thank you guys and thank you TundraTalk and TundraSolu....
2007 Toyota Tundra 5.7 4x4
TRD Rear Sway Bar with Tundra Racing Sway Bar kit
Tundra Racing Drop Kit 2/4
Actual Drop: Front 2"; Rear 3.5"
Suspension: Front Bilstein (yellow); Rear Tokico shorts (blue)
Measurement from fender to center of the Rim: Fr.Dr 21"/Fr.Pass 21"; R.Dr 22"/R.Pass 22"
Tundra Racing Air Bag Kit @ 20psi
22x9 Toyota TRD Style Rims
Last edited by sc1978; 01-04-2013 at 07:51 AM.