Lift on a 94-97 powerstroke 4x4 - Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com
Power Strokes 1994-1997 General Technical discussion of topics related to vehicles powered by the Power Stroke engine in 1994 through 1997 models.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-28-2014, 06:22 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 1
My Photos: (0)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Lift on a 94-97 powerstroke 4x4

hi im looking into buying a f250 or f350 powerstroke extended cab (single wheel) 4x4 94-97 and want to put 37's on it and some other mods but first can anybody tell me what size lift i need? i'm a chevy guy but looking for an old 7.3 i know they are work horses and love the bodystyle and want to lift it a little bit and put bigger tires on it an engine upgrades later on. can anyone help me out? I will be posting more questions if i do get this truck.
bumjake is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-28-2014, 06:47 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 27
My Photos: (0)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I would say no less than 4... it takes 2 to put on 35's and just clear... that is on the 250... the 350 may be different. Good luck
tlpowerstroke is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-28-2014, 07:33 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Madison, WI
Posts: 2,373
My Photos: (0)
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
An extended cab will be an F250, by definition. You can make it a "virtual" F350 by swapping the Dana 50 TTB front axle with a Dana 60 solid.
madpogue is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-31-2014, 08:00 PM
Member
 
sumter_f-250's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 36
My Photos: (0)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I have 37's on my F-250 with a 6" lift, Dana 60 solid front. Tires do not catch on the front springs (depending on your tires). Something like Super Swampers or a large offset wheel may rub.

96' F-250 4X4 Supercab 7.3L stock on 37x12.50 goodyear wrangler mt military tires, 5 spd, 4" straight piped, 6" suspension lift, Dana 60 conversion, 4.10 gears, custom bumpers, 12000 lbs. Badlands winch
sumter_f-250 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com > Ford Diesels > Power Strokes 1994-1997 General

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com 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











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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