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Old 07-06-2019, 08:50 PM   #1
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Lowered daily

I know, probably a thousand posts on this, any pics of real daily driven lowered rides? Life has thrown me a curve ball ( no crying towel here), wife has cancer issue but turned out good, (a blessing) but may have to start daily my c10, 4 1/2 f, 5 rear, some pics of real daily's would be cool. All the posters here are so nice, we need our own island, ha.
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Old 07-07-2019, 04:51 PM   #2
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I'll kick things off. Mine is bagged so I could be called a cheater as I can rise up if necessary. One from last winter, one at the bank last month ( with a daily driver Vette I see there all the time) one returning from Mr Plywood and one up the Columbia River near Goldendale WA (About 120 miles from home)
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Old 07-08-2019, 01:21 PM   #3
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Re: Lowered daily

I don't drive mine "everyday"but I do drive it a lot, running around town to the grocery, hardware, etc. Heaviest load was probably Deere riding mower with no problems. Mine has 5 1/2, 7" drop and I do have a C notch. The ride is "sporty" but I like the look. Two pics with 15" rallys and two with 18, 20" Billet Specialties Speedways.
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Old 07-08-2019, 01:48 PM   #4
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Here is mine after a little hiatus from a blown motor.
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Old 07-08-2019, 07:18 PM   #5
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Re: Lowered daily

Not every single day, but this is mostly a daily driver in my little town, rough streets and big dips at intersections are a little stressing, and it’s only dropped 3 and 5 with springs only...unless you live where the streets are smooth as glass, I couldn’t imagine any more drop than that on a daily driver...but then again, spindles , or bags surely help.



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Old 07-09-2019, 08:02 AM   #6
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Here's my daily with 4/6 drop
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Sorry, must be dreaming again
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Old 07-09-2019, 08:40 AM   #7
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Driven daily for 30 years and 250,000 miles.

Lowered it when it had about 1500 miles on it.

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Old 07-09-2019, 10:27 PM   #8
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like them all, special k has to win in mpg.
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Old 07-10-2019, 06:44 AM   #9
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like them all, special k has to win in mpg.
Yeah, but I'm getting too old to push it up the hills anymore
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Old 07-10-2019, 07:41 AM   #10
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68 daily driver I bought back in 2016, I drive just about everyday, cant confirm the drop as the PO did the drop, had transplant 350 /th400 , after putting 97k on the truck had head gaskest failure , decided to replace it with a L31 crate engine and 2004r , have 44k now on the L31/200 r4, I drive 142 miles every day to work, the drop is proberly close to what you have , the suspention is getting worn but still drives ok other then bump steer has gotten worse ,I have a Ride tech street grip kit to install when I get the time.
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Old 07-10-2019, 08:57 AM   #11
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Old 07-10-2019, 09:05 PM   #12
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Jrainman, I like your truck! Stance is identical to mine. Are you running a electric FP with that motor,? Running a 700r4, 3.73's , engine is fine but would like a roller setup.
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Here is my daily driver '69 with a 4/6 drop. Stopped on my way home last night for a couple of photos in the field.
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Jrainman, I like your truck! Stance is identical to mine. Are you running a electric FP with that motor,? Running a 700r4, 3.73's , engine is fine but would like a roller setup.
Yes I am running a electric fuel pump the L31 crate has no provision for mechanical fuel pump . also has fitech FI with 3.07 , when I finaly get to the street grip set up I will be putting in 3.42 raito.
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Old 07-12-2019, 10:31 AM   #15
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Between me and two teenagers mine is driven three or more times a week. It gets expensive feeding the 396. But we all love driving it.
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Here is my daily driver '69 with a 4/6 drop. Stopped on my way home last night for a couple of photos in the field.
Nice place to pass on the drive home.
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Old 07-12-2019, 03:36 PM   #17
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Between me and two teenagers mine is driven three or more times a week. It gets expensive feeding the 396. But we all love driving it.

What kind of drop is this?


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Old 07-12-2019, 06:12 PM   #18
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Re: Lowered daily

I don't drive my 72 GMC C15 every single day, but drive it enough to enjoy it.

The dark green CST/10 is my Dad's and he drives it every single day.

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