1989 gmc jimmy suspension question - Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups
GM Small Trucks & SUV's All discussion of S-Class Trucks and SUV's

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of (permalink) Old 03-05-2007, 10:24 PM
JesseR
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
1989 gmc jimmy suspension question

i have a 1989 gmc jimmy and i am 16 so naturally i am short on cash but i want to try to lift my truck. i heard that i can do it simply by doing a axle flop and i was wondering if the torsion bars could be lifted high enough to level it out and if not how high can you go with them.
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of (permalink) Old 04-05-2007, 09:30 PM
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Posts: 233
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
 
You can do a axle flip in the rear and gain approx 4" or so. Depending on how far the tortion bars are cranked now, you may only be able to gain a extra inch on the front by maxing the tortion keys. Some places offer a new key kit for that, it clocks the key different and can give you an added 2-4 inches of lift, but the front axles won't like it for long.
jbsjunk is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome