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Unread 07-10-2010, 07:41 PM   #1
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ACOS, 2.5" SL & 1.25" BL...what bumpstops?

I currently have the 2.5" SL and 1.25" BBL and am looking at purchasing a set of ACOS so that I can fit 35" tires.

I've read that for 35" tires, you need 5" of lift, this would give me 5.5" at a minimum.

How much bumpstop would I need to keep my tires from reshaping my front fenders? I keep my sway bar attached in back, so I'm not as concerned about stuffing the the rear wheel wells (should I be?).

Eventually (years away) I'd like to do the Metalcloak overline fenders, but it's not in the budget picture at the moment.

Thanks!

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Unread 07-10-2010, 09:02 PM   #2
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take the springs out and measure for the bumpstops.
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