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Old 03-19-2019, 04:52 PM   #1
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Mcgaughy 2 inch rear drop

I'm thinking about dropping the rear to level my 2012 qc 2wd. I see tons of info on all the 4/2 drops and really like that look but I don't want the bumpy ride associated with those kits. I want to keep the stock ride quality and haul capabilities as well since I use it frequently to haul 1k lbs. Anyone have experience with this kit? How's the ride compared to stock? http://www.moes-performance.com/mobi...ductCode=44055

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Old 03-20-2019, 10:48 AM   #2
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Used these same springs on my 2014. No difference in ride quality.
Now have Belltech 2/4 drop with Street performance shocks. No difference in ride quality, BIG improvement on handling. Have Airtech bags in rear springs to level if haul/towing.

First pic is with 2in level. 2nd pic with 2/4 drop.
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Old 03-20-2019, 11:46 AM   #3
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Used these same springs on my 2014. No difference in ride quality.
Now have Belltech 2/4 drop with Street performance shocks. No difference in ride quality, BIG improvement on handling. Have Airtech bags in rear springs to level if haul/towing.
CavRam, I think I saw your pics somewhere, nice truck! In regards to the Belltech kit, did you need to do anything else to the suspension for proper axle/pinion/etc alignment? And you're saying that with the street performance shocks it still rides like factory?
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Thanks.

Kit comes with panard bar relocating bracket, bump stops, and correct length sway bar connectors. Nothing else done for the install except an alignment.

I was due for a shock change, and read good things about the Beltech shocks and they are a tailor made match to their drop. So far the ride is very good and performs much better than stock.
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I have a 4/2 drop on my 2003 RCSB 1500 2wd, I love it , well I used to love it till I blew up the motor at 250,000 miles.
But it handled great, towed my 19' Searay , and hauled my construction tools around .
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My old 2014 RCLB 4x2 I did the 2/4 drop but only the rear, biggest issue I had was everyone High beaming me even with the head lights readjusted , this new to me 2014 RCLB I'm going to do the same with it, Belltech kit here also.
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I have a 4/2 drop on my 2003 RCSB 1500 2wd, I love it , well I used to love it till I blew up the motor at 250,000 miles.
But it handled great, towed my 19' Searay , and hauled my construction tools around .
really love the look of the 02-05 RCSB lowered.....
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