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post #1 of 45 Old 05-03-2018, 09:24 AM Thread Starter
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Lift Kit

I don't know if this has been posted here:

https://vancompass.com/products/ram-...5-leveling-kit

A rear lift kit is being developed.

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Same idea as those ones on eBay, but metal. $300 is a lot for that, but he's first in the game in the USA at least.

Pretty sure the ones on eBay from somewhere In Europe are a type of polymer/plastic because I read one review that said they were a little "soft."

Anyone who has seen how these all go together care to say if making one of these even thicker would pose a problem.? Say 2" or 2.5" thick and then a small lift in the rear to even things out.

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Does the kit MsNomer linked to level the van all on its own?
How complicated of an install is that?
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It looks to be easier than the Spaccer kit because the springs do not have to be compressed, but with the added length of the strut, more of the front end may have to be taken apart to fit everything back in.


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These should also be much better in the ride department. Adding spacers to the spring changes the stroke of the suspension, loosing down travel. This kind of spacer won't do that.
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I guess what I'm needing to know now is what will be the height difference front/back installing the Vancompass spacer kit.
I showed it to a friend who has seriously lifted pickup truck and he said looked like a quality product over the rubber e-bay listings.
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I measured the fender gap several times and mine is 1.5" so that would level my van exactly. 136" 1500 2014 high roof.

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Captainrob all I need now is a youtube on the how-to
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I think the main purpose is lifting not leveling. For $1 you can level the van. Just remove the secondary spring in the rear. Oh the $1 is for the two new grade 8 bolts needed for spring center bolts.

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I purchased the 40mm (1.5 in) front spacers from Russia off Ebay. They’re not soft or spongy at all and they came with all hardware. It took a month for them to arrive, but they only cost $130 delivered and they’re nicely machined. I like that they don’t reduce spring compression.
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