Lift suggestions

Discussion in 'General Tacoma Discussion' started by taco_runner, Jun 29, 2019.

  1. taco_runner

    taco_runner New Member

    Im Considering buying a 4 inch lift kit for my 19 TRD Off Road 4x4, from Tuff country. Any advice?
     
    Last edited: Jun 30, 2019
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  3. GregW138

    GregW138 Active Member

    Anything over 3” on 4x4 creates many issues with CV angles. I would also stay away from spacer lifts. What is your budget ?
     
  4. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

    U get what u pay for.... Look for lift coils, new shocks, and a progressive add a leaf.
     
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  5. dmo

    dmo New Member

    Good afternoon, New here just bought my 2nd Tacoma have always been to broke to buy a new one. however I finally broke down and did so. I have been out of off roading for a bit now. I am looking as well for a lift for my 19 TRD off road. I however do NOT want to void any warranty on this vehicle at this time. I have ordered as of now rough country 3 inch lift....I know just spacers...not going to be screwing off much in the dirt so not worried about travel. It was be more of a daily driver; I just want it to look good. My question is can I run a 285 or even a 295 with 18 inch rims? Thank you guys for the help in advance.
     
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  6. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

    If you are worried about a warranty that much, i would call your dealership ASAP AND BEFORE u install the lift, i swear toyota said some crap about voiding warranties on the third gen tacomas with any lift. They seem to have some gremlins that toyota wants to weasel out of.
    I swear they said it voids trans warranty or something. Make the call, and find out.
     
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  7. dmo

    dmo New Member

    According to the sales rep...and service manager it will not. They were going to put one on for me until I found out the price and it was absolutely ridiculous at 300 for the lift...Ok...600 to install. I could understand if it was full but dang just blocks...Ill do it myself they said as long as you do not remove any major component you will be good can I fit those tires and wheels though?
     
  8. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

    Cant answer on the rim and tire question, sorry. Im sure someone will be along soon that can answer.
     
  9. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    What’s the offset on the 18” and how wide is it?
     
  10. 2018TuRD

    2018TuRD Well-Known Member

    I run an 18x9 +12. It's the perfect flush stance imho

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  11. GregW138

    GregW138 Active Member

    That wheel has 5.5” of backspace. I believe the best chance for clearance is 4.5” of backspace. You should probably be looking for a -12 offset for a 9”rim.
     
  12. dmo

    dmo New Member

    off set was -12 barely cleared hanging out about an inch and a half
     

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