How many have gone the SDI Top Hat route to level?

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roger7254

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SDI top hat & eibach 1.5 rear installed 10 days ago. first i tought it was 5~10% firmer, but more i ride it, feels almst like stock. I have 23 37PP. after install my front raise to 43.5" & rear to 44" (before the sdi & eibach picture installed with height, i have no idea why it's 2" taller now, i will messure it again after something settles, in about one more week). Do i need UCA? Can i keep stock? I have SPC cambolts and wanted to know if i need the UCA before i do the alignment?
 

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SDI top hat & eibach 1.5 rear installed 10 days ago. first i tought it was 5~10% firmer, but more i ride it, feels almst like stock. I have 23 37PP. after install my front raise to 43.5" & rear to 44" (before the sdi & eibach picture installed with height, i have no idea why it's 2" taller now, i will messure it again after something settles, in about one more week). Do i need UCA? Can i keep stock? I have SPC cambolts and wanted to know if i need the UCA before i do the alignment?
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Is there a softer spring for the rear than others that helps it level?
 

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Any thoughts on running the new two stage Fox rear shocks for the Ford 2024 Raptors on a 2023 with a 37" package.
 

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Any thoughts on running the new two stage Fox rear shocks for the Ford 2024 Raptors on a 2023 with a 37" package.
I’m not sure how you’d do that, the 23 harness and shock control unit only control one valve and only has one wire per shock.
 
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Rear springs wont change travel, youd have to change your shocks too. Theres no way to do that right now without going to a full rear system
Would I need to do the rear eibach coils to level with the SDI top hat? And if I do need to do the rear coils, which coils retain oem ride or better ? The eibach 1.5?
 
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Would I need to do the rear eibach coils to level with the SDI top hat? And if I do need to do the rear coils, which coils retain oem ride or better ? The eibach 1.5?
Youd rake with rear coils but not as much as your OEM rake.

Depending on your truck (37/35 package) you could be level, or squat a little. The best most level case is SDI top hats with a rear 3/4-1” spacer
 
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