How do you install a body lift kit on a gmc sonoma?

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The best way to install a bodykit on a GMC Sonoma is to have the work done by a professional bodyshop. I would not recommend trying to do this yourself. At American Car Imports in London we arrange to have bodykits installed on new Ford Mustangs, such as on our ACI Racing Mustang Outlaw and ACI Racing Mustang Stampede. We always have this work done by a professional bodyshop

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How much does it cost to install a body lift kit?

Depending on the size of your lift, buying and installing a lift kit can easily cost anywhere between $400 to $4,000 if you install the kit yourself.If you hire a professional, it could cost between $800 and $8,000.

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What does a body lift kit do to a truck?

Lifts a trucks body with spacers between the body and frame. Allows for bigger tires. Does not increase ground clearance.

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What is better a body lift kit or a suspension lift kit?

A body lift utilizes blocks and spacers to lift the body higher onto the frame of the vehicle without altering any of the suspension geometry.With a body lift kit, your ground clearance remains unchanged, but the extra height allows you to run larger wheels and tires.

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What do you have to do to get 4 low to lock in on a 1990 gmc jimmy after installing a 3 inch body lift?

Open Hood. Take off radiator cap. Drive Jimmy out. Put it to pasture. Pull Toyota Tacoma under. Install radiator cap. Shut hood. Drive off and have no issues and a lot more fun.

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How do you put a body kit on a car?

You will need a set of screwdrivers, socket set, clamps(visegrips), drillw/bit marking pen. The new body kit should line up in the same holes as the old parts. but some kits need some adjusting.use the clamps to hold the part in line to make sure all the holes line up. using a screwdriver in one ...

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How long does it take to install a body lift?

On average it takes about 8 hours to install a Body Lift Kit.Having air or power tools during the installation will help speed the installation process considerably.The install time always varies depending on the application.

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How much does it cost to install a body kit?

The average cost of a full body kit is not likely to reach higher than $16,000, despite the fact that full body kits can set you back anywhere from as little as $7,000, all the way up to $60,000.

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What kind of shop installs lift kits?

A shop that specializes in off-road or four wheel drive vehicles.

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How long does it take to install a body kit?

depends on how busy your body shop is and if they run into any problems with the bodykit.they should first test fit the kit to make sure everything is good and no modifications are needed.then they need to paint and clearcoat the kit so that'll take at least 2 days.wait to dry and then install.

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What is the cost of a suspension lift kit installation?

for a truck its usaully about 600

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How do you fix a broken concentric slave cylinder bleed valve on a 98 gmc sonoma?

Replace the slave cylinder.

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How do you install trunk lifts on Ford Contour 1998?

They pop on/off, the connection is a ball/socket like a shoulder joint. The strut has a metal spring clip that you can pry off with a flat screw driver if just pry between the strut and mount doesn't work to make removal of the old struts. The new ones you just have to push the socket onto the ba...

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Can you do a body lift and suspension lift?

Yes indeed, some people install both a body lift and a suspension lift together to get their trucks that much higher, allowing them to clear bigger tires than would be possible with a suspension lift alone.

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How do you remove fuel pump in 1999 gmc sonoma?

the fuel pump is a in tank pump, you have to drop the tank, its located inside the tank.

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How do you identify 1993 GMC Sonoma ecu id?

There should be a sticker on the unit that has the GM part number on it.

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Can you put a lift kit on a 1992 Corolla?

Yes, but it would cost more than the car is worth.

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Can you put a lift kit on a cavalier?

Yes, although finding a company which sells a lift kit for that application may be a challenge.

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Where do you find the 135 plugs on a 2002 GMC sonoma V6?

135 plugs???? What are you referring to?Maybe the #1, #3 and #5 spark plugs? If so they would be on the drivers side of the engine.

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How do you change oil pan seal on 1995 GMC Sonoma?

A GMC/Chevrolet 4+4 truck would require dropping the front differential or removing the engine to remove the engine oil pan. I would suggest purchasing a shop repair manual if you are going to "DIY".

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Can you use a leveling kit with a lift kit?

I installed a 2.5 inch rough country leveling kit that used strut extenders in the front, and 1 inch blocks in the rear with the N2.0 rear shocks. I want to raise it more, and I wanted to install the Skyjacker F432STK 3 inch front and 3 inch rear lift alongside my leveling kit. It uses add a leaf...

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How much does it cost to have a lift kit installed?

Depending on the size of your lift, buying and installing a lift kit can easily cost anywhere between $400 to $4,000 if you install the kit yourself.If you hire a professional, it could cost between $800 and $8,000.

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How much does it cost to install a 6 inch lift kit?

Depending on the tire size and look you are going for, It can range anywhere from $300 to $3000 here at Ultimate Rides for a great lift kit and lift kit installation.You can get a 6” suspension lift for anywhere between $1500 and $2000.

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Which pully do you loosen to change the belt on a 1993 GMC Sonoma?

Look for the idler pully,it will be the one that runs against the back of your surpentine belt,It is spring loaded,it is smooth,use a breaker bar or 1/2 drive ratchet,there is a bolt head that sticks out of the front of the pulley find a socket that fits this bolt head it should be metric,make su...

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How do i change the evaporator on a 1997 GMC Sonoma?

You get the refrigerant evacuated first - just trying to open the line up and release it into the atmosphere is both illegal and very dangerous. Then you have to open up the HVAC compartment, and it's a pretty simple process to disconnect the evaporator... once you've swapped out the evaporator, ...

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Where is a iat located on a 2003 gmc sonoma?

If a 2.2, and like the o1, it is an intergrated unit mounted at the throttle body, combined with the map sensor, connector will have 4 wires..center of engine, connector is pluged in from the pass side , looking at engine seft to right.

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A squealing belt on a 2001 GMC sonoma?

A worn belt will cause a squealing noise. The squealing noise is caused when the belt slips. Tightening the belt will temporarily fix the problem.

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Do lift kits wear out?

Once you lift your vehicle, it's almost non-reversible.Your ride quality will stay the same pretty much give or take a little bit.The tires are not the issue; it's getting the completed lift kit done.The lift kit manufacturers give you the recommended tire size and rim size.

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How do you tighten the steering column in a GMC 1991 Sonoma?

If your referring to having loose steering, then you need to tighten the adjustment set screw on the steering box under the hood. Don't tighten this to much, or it will lock up the gears. Typically a loose box needs to be replaced, in very few cases will tightening the set screw actually help.

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Do lift kits affect braking?

Does lifting my vehicle affect its handling, steering or braking? In a word, yes.Lift kits radically transform how your vehicle drives, both off-road an on.Plus, it will take more time to stop your vehicle after you've installed taller tires and heavier wheels.

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How do body kits help your car?

Most body kits are said to help your vehicle go thru the air better and routes the air either under, or around and past your car so you can go faster, or get better gas mileage. But you need to fidn out what a body kit weighs. Sometimes you end up bolting on more weight and lose the benefit of th...

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How do you install fuel pump on 1997 GMC suburban with a 454 engine?

Located inside fuel tank

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Where do you go to get a body kit put on your car?

Do a web search on your specific model. Search "Your Make and Model" body kit on google

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How do you replace a starter on a 2002 sonoma?

Disconnect the - battery cableRaise and support vehicleDisconnect wiring at the top of the starterRemove starter mounting boltsRemove starter

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How much does it cost to install body kit and paint?

Prices range from $400 to $600 for paint and simple install of a standard four piece body kit.As for paint, some shops charge different for different sizes.The standard rates most shops charge are usually about $35 to $45 per square foot of painting surface.

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How does a body lift work?

A body lift kit works separately from your suspension components.In basic terms, it lifts the truck body by using spacers located underneath the cab.A body lift kit is the simplest way to add height to your vehicle.On the other hand, they often leave a visible and unsightly gap between the truck ...

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Do lift kits reduce towing capacity?

Expert Reply: Having a lift and larger tires on your 1999 Jeep Wrangler can diminish the towing capacity of the vehicle some but not enough to worry about it with a trailer weighing only 1,200 pounds.Changes to the vehicle do not affect the hitches capacity but ultimately you would go by the vehi...

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Do body kits improve performance?

Body kits improve aerodynamics Ground effects kits not only enhance the look of your vehicle, they also reduce drag and improve performance.Traditionally, ground effects kits used on racing cars were developed to create more downward force and reduce air pressure underneath the vehicle.

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How much does a 1 inch lift kit cost?

Depending on the size of your lift, buying and installing a lift kit can easily cost anywhere between $400 to $4,000 if you install the kit yourself.If you hire a professional, it could cost between $800 and $8,000.

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Where do I add transmission fluid on a GMC Sonoma Truck 1995?

Down the automatic transmission dipstick tube.

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Do lift kits hurt your truck?

First of all, a lift kit is more than just a mechanism to make your truck higher.Also, a lift kit will likely affect the drive of your vehicle.The higher you go, the rougher the ride, so expect the ride to be not as smooth.Lifting and adding new tires, no matter how low or high, will affect your ...

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How much body kits cost?

Depends on the kit and car.

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How do you installed breke control on 2007 gmc sierra 1500 truck?

Most new trucks have a plug you can hook a brake control up to and should have a plug in the back around the bumper some where it may take some looking under the truck but i bet its there any try a uhaul center for the the right fit as brake controls can be diffrent

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Is there a wiring diagram for a 1998 GMC Sonoma?

As we're not allowed to post links here, either in the answer text or as related links, I can only direct you where to go... there's an S10 forum... in fact, take the space out between the words "S10" and "forum" and add the dot com at the end, and it'll take you right to it. Scroll down to the "...

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What type of freon do you use in a 1996 GMC Sonoma R12 or R132a freon?

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Can you clear 35 12.50 r17 on a 1998 gmc sierra 1500 with a four inch suspension and three inch body lift?

I was able to clear 36s" on a 93 (same chassis, same generation) with a 6" lift, so you should be more than able to with a combined seven inches. You probably will have to cut out your wheel wells further, though.

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What do grade 5 bolts do in a body lift?

They replace the factory body mounting bolts.

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How do install old front shock kits on a 1977 MGB?

Ok, first you put a jack under the car. Then once it's safely secure in the air you will use a bult removing drill and remove the tire our tires. Behind the tire there will be some shocks that you will also have to remove. Remove them then install your shock by using your drill. Put the tire back...

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How much does a truck lift kit cost?

A suspension lift kit can cost anywhere from $300 - $2,000, and the cost of installation by a professional garage also depends on the type of kit you purchase, ranging anywhere from $400 - $1,200.

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How do you install a CD player in a 1991 gmc sierra?

Car Radio Battery Constant 12v+ Wire: OrangeCar Radio Accessory Switched 12v+ Wire: YellowCar Radio Ground Wire: Black/WhiteCar Radio Illumination Wire: BrownCar Stereo Dimmer Wire: GrayCar Stereo Antenna Trigger Wire: N/ACar Stereo Amp Trigger Wire: N/ACar Stereo Amplifier Location: N/ACar Audio...

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Can a 2001 GMC Sonoma 4x4 be flat towed?

If you can put the transfer case into neutral (which you need either a manual transfer case or the four button electronic case), yes. Otherwise, the only way you can without damaging the driveline is to either have a manual transmission or remove the driveshafts.

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Is there a video on how to install this fuel filter on a 2001 gmc jimmy?

Fuel filters are very useful parts for a car. The equipments filter carbon particles, dusts from fuel which gives healthy protection to an engine. Carburetors & fuel system remain in good condition due to fuel filter. User can find the videos from you tube regarding changing of fuel filters.

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What is better a body lift or suspension lift?

A body lift utilizes blocks and spacers to lift the body higher onto the frame of the vehicle without altering any of the suspension geometry.With a body lift kit, your ground clearance remains unchanged, but the extra height allows you to run larger wheels and tires.

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Where is the location bleeder screw on a 03' gmc sonoma 2.2?

On the brake calipers.

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Could you put a body kit on a peugeiot 106 your self?

You can put any body kit on any car, provided you have the proper skills, knowledge and equipment. By the question you posted I assume you have none of these factors in which case, no, YOU shouldn't install this yourself. Get someone who knows what they are doing to do it or your going to wind up...

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How do you install a 1996 engine into a 1997 body?

It would help if your question included what type make/model vehicle you are considering swapping...Also WHERE, as in some locations, such as California U.S.A. where I am located, you probably will have difficulty in getting the car to pass its every-other-year smog inspections. Since smog setups...

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Will a low oil pressure switch reset itself on a 2002 GMC Sonoma 4.3?

A low oil pressure gauge has no reset. It comes on to tell you that the oil pressure is dangerously low. It will not go off until the pressure is restored. You may be low of oil or the pressure sensors may be defective.

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Can you install lift blocks together?

you could, but i think it might be to unstable. i would combine, one pair of blocks with an addition to perhaps an add a leaf

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How much is a Liberty Walk body kit?

Front bumper, Rear diffuser, Rear wing ver1, wide fender $15,500.Front bumper, Rear diffuser, Rear wing ver2 (FRP), wide fender $13,780.Front bumper, Rear diffuser, Rear wing ver2 (CFRP), wide fender $14,780.

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How much would it cost to have a body kit put on a car?

It could cost as much as 5000.It depends in the kit you want and who you get to install it.A complete kit to me would be, front bumper, side skirts, rear bumper and a spoiler.A new hood with hood scoops on it would probably look cool too.You would have to look at prices on line and talk to your l...

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How do you lift a kayak on a roof rack?

To load the boat onto your car by yourself, stand behind the car and rest the bow of the kayak on your rear car rack bar or roof.Move to the back/stern of the kayak (hold onto it!), then lift the stern and slide the entire kayak forward onto the rack.This same method can work from the side of you...

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How do you lift a bucket on a skid steer?

Press the left toe area to raise the bucket and use your left heel to lower it.The right pedal operates the dumping function of the bucket.Use your right heel to raise the bucket teeth, scooping up sand or dirt.To dump the bucket, press the top portion of the right pedal.

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Is polyurethane a durable body-kit?

Definitely, I would never buy a body kit if it wasn't made of polyurethane or fiber reinforced polyurethane.

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What is a body kit for cars?

A body kit is usually composed of extra clip on panels that can be put on a car to make it look like it's been lowered (or for aerodynamic purposes if you're racing). Unless you're referring to the kit of parts needed to raise a vehicle, called a body lift kit.

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How much does it cost to remove a body lift?

Since they are less complex procedures, lower, upper, and mid body lift procedures generally cost between $6,000 to $8,000, while a full body lift typically costs $10,000 to $17,000 and can range up to $50,000 depending on the extent of treatment.Whether or not your surgeon performs multiple proc...

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What does a full body lift include?

Other choices include an upper body lift, which focuses on the breasts and back, as well as lifts for the arms, inner thighs, and the face and neck.

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What is the firing order on a 2.5L 1993 gmc sonoma?

Knowing the firing order of a car's engine can help troubleshoot problems later on. The firing order for a 1993 GMC Sonoma 2.5L engine is 1-6-5-4-3-2.

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Is it illegal to have a lift kit on your car?

No. It just makes your car look awesome.

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Can I add a leveling kit to a suspension lift?

To answer your question - yes.If the lift kit lifts the front end with new springs, then you can put the spacer on top of the new spring for the extra height.However, lift companies sell their kits with "built in" leveling.Typically the front gets lifted 2" higher than the rear.

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Where can one purchase a lift kit for a truck?

Various auto parts stores should have them, such as O'Reilly and AutoZone. You can also find them on eBay and possibly Amazon as well. Another possibility is to try a local truck dealer, such as Ford or Chevrolet.

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Why do they lift funny car body after burnout?

To let the smoke out from the burnout that is trapped under the bodywork so the driver can see better. It also allows them to do minor/last minute air/fuel adjustments by adding removing tape from air bleeder holes on the throttle body/injector hat.

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Can you fit a 3.5 inch rough country lift kit from a 2013 silverado on a 2012 Chevy Colorado?

No, the 2012 colorado(4wd) has a torsion bar front suspension, will the 2013 silverado(1500 4wd) has a strut front suspension.

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How tall would a truck be with a 6 Rough Country lift and a 3 PA body lift?

it would be 21 inches off the ground

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What is a body kit for a car?

A body kit is an attachment to your car to give it more visual appeal and aerodynamic properties that allow it to go fast on and off the track. They are usually made out of carbon fibre to keep the weight down.

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How do you replace the grill on a GMC sierra?

The grill on a GMC Sierra truck is replaced by removing the surrounding trim and retaining bolts. The grill is then pulled from the vehicle and a new grill put into place.

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How do you reset the oil light on a GMC?

The oil life system can also be reset as follows: Turn the ignition to ON position without starting the engine.Fully press the gas pedal to the floor three times within five seconds.

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Where can you buy body kits for cars?

Alot of places..(1) Ebay make sure its what you want and communicate with seller(2)bodykits.com there a little pricy though...they are also alot more sites just try google!

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What stores offer a truck lift kit for sale?

Transamerican Wholesale, Performace4Trucks, TruckAddOns, and PurPerformance are just some of the online stores that offer truck lift kits for sale. Kits can also be purchased from Ebay, the popular online auction website.

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Can you fit 23 by 10 inch rims on a 1997 Lincoln town car without a lift kit?

yws.. you will need some wheel spacers depending on the offset of the wheel, but yes they will fit. also keep in mind that you need 30 series rubber.

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What is the point of a lift kit?

A lift kit is an aftermarket product package with the parts needed to lift a specific model of vehicle, typically with instructions and customer support.Some kits may have only critical or difficult to obtain parts, needing generic or off the shelf hardware and parts to complete the lift.

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Can you make your own body-kit for your car?

Yes its possible but your going to have to know how to mold fibreglass and carbon fiber and where your bumper attaches to the frame of your car once you find those you can develop any body kit you want.

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Would a 4.3 V6 out of a 94 Astro van fit in a 93 GMC Sonoma?

Yes. If it's coming out of a vehicle with an automatic transmission and going into one with a manual (or vice versa), then the ECM will need to be reflashed.

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Whats the difference between a body lift and a suspension lift?

A body lift kit raises the body of your vehicle up a few inches while leaving the suspension and wheels at their original height.This is done by adding spacers over the vehicles' original body mount bushings.This type of lift shouldn't affect your ride quality or handling in any way.

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What is a full body kit for a car?

A body kit or bodykit is a set of modified body parts or additional components that install on a stock car.Typically composed of front and rear bumpers, side skirts, spoilers, bonnets (bonnet scoop), and sometimes front and rear side guards and roof scoops.

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Where is the brain box located in a 1998 GMC Sonoma?

Under the hood on top of passengers side inner fender.

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Will a 3 series body kit will fit a m3?

Yes it sure will. The mounts for the bumpers and side skirts are the same.

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What is the cost of a suspension lower kit installation?

It depends on the car/truck model and how low you want to go. A solid axle truck is the cheapest to lower. You can get drop spindles and rear blocks for a few hundred dollars. PM me the model/year and I can help you out more.The year, make and model info would help.

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How do you change a lift support?

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Can car seats go on the fold down seats in the back of a gmc sonoma pickup?

Yes, it is legal to put child car seats on the fold down seats in the back of a pickup truck. You should follow the same instructions on the car seat for these types of seats.

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How do you Install sepentinebelt on a 1998 coricsa?

No 1998 Corsicas. Last production model in US was 1996. If you meant 1988, click link below titled "1988 Chevy Corsica 2.0L Serpentine Belt Installation" or copy/paste this:

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Can I fit 35x12.50r15 tires on a 1995 Dodge ram 4x4 with a 3in body lift?

You didn't say if its a 1500,2500 or 3500? I read on a 1500 it takes a 2-3" lift with 4.5 BS rims, but I've never tried it.

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How do you Install sepentinebelt on a 1998 corica?

No 1998 Corsicas. Last production model in US was 1996. If you meant 1988, click link below titled "1988 Chevy Corsica 2.0L Serpentine Belt Installation" or copy/paste this:

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How do you install an air horn on a car?

There is no one easy answer for this, as a specific answer will depend on alot of factors including the size of your car and the available space, as well as the amount of money you're willing to spend on the system. A cheap system can be had for about $20-$30 from many auto parts stores. They usu...

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How do you install a shifter cable on 1997 blazer?

The 1997 Chevy Blazer shifter cable will have swivel nuts on each end of the cable. Connect the shifter cable and turn the swivel nuts to the right to install the shifter cable.

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Will a 1948 F-1 body fit on a 1991 GMC jimmi frame?

Not without major fabrication..

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How do you install coilovers on a 95 jetta?

ask a mecanic ask a mecanic

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Where can you get a body kit for a Mazda 929 1983?

u can get any cars body kit in mumbai becoz its very big city very u found everything u needed

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How many gallons of gas does a GMC Sonoma 91 hold and what is the mileage via highway per gallon?

The miles per gallon on the highway for this car is between 21 and 26 miles per gallon. The gas tank capacity for it is 20 gallons.

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How do you start a GMC Sierra?

PUSH 'LOCK' TWICE THEN PRESS AND HOLD SEMICIRCLE The vehicle will start up and remain running for 10 minutes, or until the driver gets in and either puts the key in and turns to on, or pushes the start button.

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