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Old 04-27-2013, 09:21 PM   #1
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Lift picture request and sye question

Another stupid question but can you do a sye kit without a new extended driveshaft?

I'm also pretty set on 4" lift but I haven't decided if I want to go with 1" booms or stay closer to a stock shackle length.

So could we post some picks of 5" lifts with 33.

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Old 04-27-2013, 10:00 PM   #2
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You understand what a sye is/does? It is a slip yoke eliminator... You will need a new driveshaft. I am getting away with 4.5" RE hockey puck tcase drop and shims(forget the degree, wanna say 6.5) and no vibrations.

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Old 04-28-2013, 12:29 AM   #3
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Redneck. My RE 4.5 kit came with the 4 degree shims. If that helps.
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Old 04-28-2013, 10:43 AM   #4
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Like stated before sye means new drive shaft. I'm running 4" rc susp and a 1" body. Really no reason to replace shackles imo. 33" tires and a sye with Tom woods drive shaft(highly recommend).

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Old 04-29-2013, 05:31 PM   #5
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This is 8.5 inches of lift. 4" suspension, 3" body, 1.5" shackle. riding on 33's with a SYE and a Tom Woods CV shaft.
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