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Alright i need to know a few thing im wanting to convert my 2x4 into a 4x4 i have a 82 chevy siilverado 10.Because i want to throw a lift on it 6 inches high.Now i know this is alot of work but i guess i like work.Now im understanding that i cant really lift a 2x4 because of dimensional rasios.Not being good and of course the frame is different(chassis) its weaker.And no i dont want to buy a 4x4 frame i dont have money for that.And i think there will be more labor then money anyway converting it more or less.Things im going to have to do is axle/spring placement, setting up the steering, aligning and supporting the transfer case, swap transmissions, have driveshafts made, install the transfer case and im also going to have to make the chassis stronger....And on top of all that im going to lift the sucker. So im going to have to get a front and bigger rear end.And lockers on the rear(possibly)Im also going to throw some 35 inch rough country's.So this is alot of work but it has to get done.Give me any advice and dont say its going to be expensive cause only a smart person would know it is reasonable thanks.

Asked By: Silverado biotch - 5/11/2011
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There's a ton of fabrication needed to convert. Sell it and buy a 4x4 instead... More
Answered By: straight shooter - 5/11/2011
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