Ford Expedition Body Lift Kits

Best Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition

The body lift kit raises the body of your Ford Expedition by several inches while keeping the suspension and wheels at the same height. This is accomplished by mounting the struts on the body of your Ford Expedition over the mounting brackets. This type of elevator does not affect the ride or handling in any way. This elevator is less expensive due to the less cumbersome installation and the fact that you won’t have to buy new shocks or adjust the wheels. The Ford Expedition elevator with this elevator is able to retain the factory suspension adjustment and wheel alignment.

Body Lift Kits for ford expedition

Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

body kits for ford Expedition

Features

  • COMPATIBLE WITH 2003 – 2017 Ford Expedition (2WD 4WD). *Does NOT Fit F-150 FX-4 and 2004 Heritage Models. | *NOTE for Expedition owners: This kit does NOT fit Platinum trim or Models equipped with CCD independent or auto-ride suspension.
  • CONTENTS: (2x) T6 Aircraft Billet Aluminum Front Strut Spacers, Installation Hardware, Installation Instructions, and Supreme Suspensions Pro Pack.
  • TECHNICAL NOTES: 2.5-inch front suspension leveling lift. Please note that spacer thickness to lift height is NOT a 1:1 ratio. It is recommended that you measure your vehicle ride height before and after to see the full lift amount has been achieved.
  • INSTALLATION: Easy bolt-on installation takes 1 to 2 hours without the need for special tools. An alignment is recommended after install.
  • BENEFITS: Improves the look of your vehicle and increases ground clearance, allowing you to fit larger custom rims and tires.

body kits for ford Expedition

Features

  • COMPATIBLE WITH 2003 – 2017 Ford Expedition (2WD 4WD). Will not work on Platinum trim or Models equipped with CCD independent or Auto-Ride / Air-Bag suspension.
  • CONTENTS: 2x T6 Aircraft Billet Aluminum Front Strut Spacers, 2x High-Strength Steel Rear Strut Spacers, Installation Hardware, Installation Instructions, and Supreme Suspensions Pro Pack
  • TECHNICAL NOTES: 3-inch front and 2.5-inch rear suspension lift. Please note that spacer thickness to lift height is NOT a 1:1 ratio. It is recommended that you measure your vehicle ride height before and after to see the full lift amount has been achieved
  • INSTALLATION: Easy bolt-on installation takes 2 to 4 hours. An alignment is always recommended if you are altering the height of your vehicle.
  • BENEFITS: Improves the look of your vehicle and increases ground clearance, allowing you to fit larger custom rims and tires.

Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition Buying Guide

Benefits of Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition

The difference in height between the rear and front of your Ford Expedition can be as little as one inch and if your Ford Expedition is not aligned, there is often a visual mismatch. Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition can correct this in no time. Body Kits for Ford Expedition are easy to install and they can align your Ford Expedition on both ends in just a few hours.

The benefits of Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition can be quite significant

  • You can use larger wheels for your Ford Expedition with enough clearance to prevent friction.
  • Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition can add extra support for the front equipment, preventing possible sagging.
  • You’ll prevent a common sagging problem in the lower Ford Expedition.
  • An equalizer for the Ford Expedition can reduce braking pressure, especially when you need to brake quickly.
  • Your Ford Expedition will become more balanced, reducing excessive wear.

The Most Common Types of Body Lift Kits

All Body Lift kits can have the same effect on your Ford Expedition – raising the front of the Ford Expedition and leveling its height. None of the leveling kits are one-size-fits-all, each kit is designed for a different truck and SUV model. Each Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition will have a different method of installation. So before you choose any alignment kit, it’s important to know the common types so you know you’re making the right decision.

Body Lift Kits for ford expedition

How to Install Lift Kit on a Ford Expedition?

Before commencing installation of the Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition, be sure to read the manufacturer’s instructions included with the outboard lift kit. Our instructions are an approximate guide and not a substitute for the manufacturer’s recommendations.

After installation, we recommend taking your Ford Expedition to have it checked by a suspension specialist, who can ensure that all parts are in place and suitable for your Ford Expedition.

Note that there are two types of lift kits – suspension lift kits and body lift kits for the Ford Expedition. The installation of each is markedly different, so be sure to read the correct instructions below.

Minimum tools needed to install Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition

  • Pry bars are needed to remove any parts.
  • PB Blaster is a penetrating oil that is better suited to elastic mounts.
  • A standard socket and ¼”-1″ wrench set are needed to unscrew parts.
  • Vehicle jacks and stands rated for your Ford Expedition are needed to reach all Ford Expedition suspension parts.
  • A torque wrench is needed to fit the reinforcements to the correct torque.
  • Lug wrench is needed to save time when removing lugs from the strut.
  • Screwdriver for unscrewing parts and reassembling parts.
  • Hammer to break out old parts.

how to install lift kit

Our recommendations do not replace the manufacturer’s installation manual for Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition and are advisory in nature.

Be sure to read the manufacturer’s instructions for installing the lift kit before removing the Ford Expedition from the ground.

Installing Lift Kits for Ford Expedition

  1. Disconnect the negative battery terminal.
  2. Loosen the lug nuts.
  3. Position the front of the Ford Expedition at a height high enough for you to climb under the vehicle and install the new components.
  4. Always fit protective stands under each side of the Ford Expedition for support.
  5. Raise the floor jack under the axle to support the weight of the Ford Expedition as the suspension components are removed.
  6. Remove the wheels of the Ford Expedition.
  7. Remove the following components: Running shocks, U-bolts, and springs from your Ford Expedition.
  8. Take the new U-bolts and fit them into your Ford Expedition where the old ones used to be.
  9. Assemble the shocks using the kit’s instructions.
  10. Ensure that all nuts, bolts, and new components on your Ford Expedition are securely fastened (use a torque wrench).
  11. Remove the safety struts and carefully lower your Ford Expedition while holding it level.
  12. Re-clamp the battery’s negative terminal.
  13. Repeat the steps above for the rear suspension for the Ford Expedition.

Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition FAQ:

You can see our answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition.

Q. How big is the tire I can install with the Body Lift Kits for the Ford Expedition?
A. It depends on the alignment kit you choose. Some offer plenty of tire space in your Ford Expedition, but it will vary depending on the elevation of the leveling kit.

Q. Can I install Body Lift Kits for my Ford Expedition myself?
A. Most Body Lift Kits can easily be installed by yourself in your garage. Body Lift Kits for the Ford Expedition include all the necessary parts and you don’t need any special equipment for installation.

Q. What are the Body Lift Kits for Ford Expedition used for?
A. Body Lift Kits are needed to make your Ford Expedition look more level. Body Lift Kits can add lift, balance your Ford Expedition, and offer other great benefits.

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