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How Did it Work?
The truck was finished in the late afternoon and taken for a test drive the next morning. Michael borrowed his mom's 40-inch tires and wheels to see if they'd fit with 8 inches of lift. They did fit for street driving, but he's going to need to do some fender trimming if he's going to run 40s with 8 inches of lift in the dirt. The springs were a little stiff, but that's to be expected with such a tall spring. They were also brand new, and we know they'll break in after a couple good off-road trips. We figured we'd get started on breaking them in immediately....