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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-08-2014, 08:53 AM Thread Starter
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Towing with superlift

Hey guys I'm thinking about getting a xk and lifting it with he superlift. I tow a 3500 boat around with the wife and 3 kids and everything that goes along with them. I was wondering how well it wil handle this set up? I can deal with a little sag in the back but if it's sunk right down I would not be happy camper.
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Should be fine. What engine do you have?




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I'm still doing research on weather I want to build a xk so I don't own one. The plan would be to get a limited with hemi and QDll.
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you might consider air bags or MLL's
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I'm still doing research on weather I want to build a xk so I don't own one. The plan would be to get a limited with hemi and QDll.
Just realized you hadn't purchased one yet. With a Hemi and Superlift you would have no problem towing 3500lbs. I have 4 inch Superlift springs installed in the rear of my XK but haven't towed anything since I installed them. They are strong springs though so I'm sure they can handle some weight




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