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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-29-2016, 06:55 PM Thread Starter
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2008 Colorado suspension type

I was looking on eBay for a lift kit that won't break the bank and ran across one that was supposed to fit my 08 z71 I asked if it required any special tools and was told no then I asked specifically about the torsion bar tool and was told I would not need on my truck this seemed odd to me so I'm asking the community what kind of suspension do I have ?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-29-2016, 09:12 PM
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If you have a z71 then you have torsion bar front suspension. You do not need a torsion bar removal tool for our truck. Just uncrank the keys to release the tension. The kit should come with instructions. Just follow them.

2011 Colorado CC Z71 2LT 4X4 3.7L with a few mods

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Thanks was wondering how that worked yes I have the extended cab Z71 4x4 edition
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-06-2016, 10:51 PM
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Go here. Lots of good info about torsion bar lift-- Torsion Bar Adjustment (Pics on Page 5)
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