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Old 03-14-2017, 11:41 AM   #1
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'68 air ride.

https://store.airslamit.com/c10-air-...FREpaQodVxsPnQ

Has anyone used this kit, or one like it?? No reviews on it and I'm not sure about the quality.... I've never bagged a truck before and don't know if it would be cheaper to piece it all together or buy a kit... I'd rather not spend more than $1500 at this point in the build...
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Old 03-14-2017, 01:10 PM   #2
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Re: '68 air ride.

Get with Travis from Pro Performance here in the vendors section and tell him what you want to do. He will set you up with good parts and a good price.
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Old 03-14-2017, 02:52 PM   #3
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Re: '68 air ride.

That's cheap kit.... i dont know why ppl wana bag their truck's but dont spend money on name brand parts...smh
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Old 03-14-2017, 04:23 PM   #4
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Re: '68 air ride.

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That's cheap kit.... i dont know why ppl wana bag their truck's but dont spend money on name brand parts...smh

I didn't spend my money on real big name stuff. Universal 4 link from fleaBay, C notch from Thorbros, Street Edge for my drop spindle (who I might add has EXCELLENT EXCELLENT customer service, I got a spindle machined wrong for the tie rod and they rushed me a new one), Crown for bag mounts, Airslamit rear bags, used firestones in the front, Little Larrys for switches (Manual switches are the way to go!) and Viair compressor and switch/relay that goes in my no name air tank and a mom n pop shop sold me all the push connect fittings and DOT airline. All in I spent maybe $800 to bag my truck.

Bag that truck man and don't listen to the naysayers. You ain't gotta spend $10K to bag it from Porterbuilt
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Old 03-14-2017, 05:52 PM   #5
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I didn't spend my money on real big name stuff. Universal 4 link from fleaBay, C notch from Thorbros, Street Edge for my drop spindle (who I might add has EXCELLENT EXCELLENT customer service, I got a spindle machined wrong for the tie rod and they rushed me a new one), Crown for bag mounts, Airslamit rear bags, used firestones in the front, Little Larrys for switches (Manual switches are the way to go!) and Viair compressor and switch/relay that goes in my no name air tank and a mom n pop shop sold me all the push connect fittings and DOT airline. All in I spent maybe $800 to bag my truck.

Bag that truck man and don't listen to the naysayers. You ain't gotta spend $10K to bag it from Porterbuilt
My kind of hot-rodder right here.... it's not about spending tons of cash.. lol..

I have looking into the Pro Performance stuff, didn't know he was a vendor here.. It's been a few years since I was on this forum... I'm getting back into the trucks...
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Old 03-14-2017, 08:41 PM   #6
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I didn't spend 10k to bag mine.....haha I spent less than 3k on raised crossmember from thorbros mmw control arms an ekstensive rear kit that came with welded notch 2 link bars panhard bar bag mounts.....also got air lift 2600 bags for 200.....I was jus talking bout cheap no name ebay stuff that's gonna give you nothing but problems
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I didn't spend 10k to bag mine.....haha I spent less than 3k on raised crossmember from thorbros mmw control arms an ekstensive rear kit that came with welded notch 2 link bars panhard bar bag mounts.....also got air lift 2600 bags for 200.....I was jus talking bout cheap no name ebay stuff that's gonna give you nothing but problems
Never gave me problems
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Old 03-16-2017, 02:32 AM   #8
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Re: '68 air ride.

That kit has no name air bags and valves i would be scared to run that stuff.
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Old 03-16-2017, 04:26 AM   #9
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I just found out airslamit is another company name for airbagit/chassistech do not buy anything from them,They are known for making/selling junk and giving you the run around if you need help or nicely told to kick rocks.
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Old 03-18-2017, 10:06 PM   #10
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I'm shocked they came up with another company name,Its sad you gotta change names or own 20 companies to trick people in to buying their junk.
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Old 03-19-2017, 12:53 AM   #11
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No matter how many times you tell someone bout a bad company like them....they say well i havent had any problems.....if i bought a truck wth any of their names parts on it i would take them off asap
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Old 03-19-2017, 04:38 AM   #12
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Same here for me i would throw it away today,We had a member a good while back bought a air system off them one of those boxes that did it all.He installed it fast and had problems leaking out of it.He called them they told him it was really old and out dated and they had no idea how to fix it.He just bought it and they never offered to replace it or do anything for him.That alone right there makes me not want anything to do with them.
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