Go Back   EcoModder Forum > EcoModding > EcoModding Central
Register Now
 Register Now

Reply  Post New Thread
Submit Tools LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-26-2016, 11:20 AM   #71 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Michigan
Posts: 261

Bio Deezler (sold) - '03 Volkswagen Jetta GLS TDI
90 day: 50.78 mpg (US)

The Beast. - '03 GMC Sierra 2500HD SLT
90 day: 12.86 mpg (US)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 36 Times in 22 Posts
Thanks. Unfortunately I sold the car last November as some major maintenance items due near, and I just wanted to move on.
I did the lift by just machining some basic lift spacers out of aluminum. A simple puck sits under the rear springs, and a disc gets built into the front strut during assembly. If you search on tdiclub you can probably find the drawings for them.

I loved the lift though! Combined with taller snow or A/T tires I had about a 2" total lift. Plenty to give confidence for ripping down two-tracks or through deep snow. Maybe a 2-4% hit on highway fuel economy, not enough to care when you're still 50+ mpg.

  Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Deezler For This Useful Post:
COcyclist (02-26-2016)
Alt Today
Popular topics

Other popular topics in this forum...

Reply  Post New Thread

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ben Nelson's Electro-Metro Build thread bennelson Fossil Fuel Free 1499 12-22-2019 08:24 PM
Daox's 2003 Matrix Build Thread Daox EcoModding Central 76 01-11-2016 02:47 PM
Build Thread: 1996 Ranger 2.3L 5spd 2WD XVTer EcoModding Central 18 05-27-2012 09:39 PM
Build Thread Key Postings Index Experiment. TestDrive Forum News & Feedback 7 02-15-2009 09:53 PM
The UnNamed Wagon's build thread - Let it begin! Work in Progress XFi EcoModding Central 38 08-01-2008 01:21 AM

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.5.2
All content copyright EcoModder.com