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Lift Kit or Leveling Kit?

Discussion in '4th Gen 4Runners (2003-2009)' started by ACFloyd12, Aug 14, 2019.

  1. Aug 14, 2019 at 9:11 AM

    ACFloyd12 [OP] New Member

    Aug 14, 2019
    First Name:
    Black 07 4Runner SR5
    3 Inch Lift Kit, TRD wheels, 265 BF Goodrich All Terrains, Tinted Windows
    Hey everyone,
    I am very new to the site and was hoping you guys/gals could help me out. I have a Rough Country 3-inch lift kit in my 4th gen right now with 265 BFG A/Ts. It is not that aggressive and the front sits lower than the back. I am trying to figure out what I should do when the tires I have need to be replaced. Im gonna replace tires and lift/leveling kit all at once. Help me out!
  2. Aug 14, 2019 at 9:43 AM

    nimby in the drink

    Mar 27, 2017
    First Name:
    2018 SR5P 4WD
    Eibach Adjustable Front Shocks; Trail Wheels; 285/70/R17
    This is all personal opinion and should be based on what you want and how you like to use your truck.

    I personally went with a leveling kit because:

    1) I think the 4Runner is already tall enough
    2) I think a lower center of gravity is beneficial for what I do
    3) My truck is mostly a daily driver
    4) The type of offroading I do is on fast desert style roads and not rock crawling. Therefore I don't need a lot of clearance for articulation
    Last edited: Aug 14, 2019
    SlvrSlug likes this.

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