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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-21-2010, 05:59 PM Thread Starter
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4 inch to a 6inch

been brainstorming for projects to change my truck around , thinking about getting rid of the 4 inch and install a six inch lift with springs all the way around.

all the kits i look at dont show anything for brake lines, are the stock brakelines still long enough even with 6 inches ?

'04 6.0, 4.5" lift, straight piped, SCT tunes by Innovative Diesel, studded, coolant filter, EGR delete Tru track in the rear, sounds by JL audio some other odds and ends
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My 6" kit came with aftermarket longer lines. So im going to have to say no stock lines are not long enough.


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I used to have a 4 inch pro comp lift on my truck that came with brake line drop brackets, then switched to a pro comp 6.5 inch and it did not come with anything for the brake lines, I just kept the brackets on there and then kinda bent them a little more and bent the bottoms of them and they seem to have plenty of slack in them now.

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i had a 6" on mine for a couple years with stock lines and never had a problem... plenty of slack...stock lines are good up to 8" almost

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