Don’t want a “mini-truck” or a full size either, a Dakota is the truck for you. Bigger than a S-10 or Ranger, Dakota’s look great when their styled. With this Calmax kit by DJM you get a 3″ front and a 5″ rear drop and a great look for a great price!
Remove and replace the factory lower control arms with your new Calmax Control Arms! The fronts done, it's that easy. The rear takes a little "elbow"grease to remove and replace the factory leaf spring "eye" hangers but it's darn well worth the effort to get a 5" drop and match up with the 3" front. It's a stance that will attract attention, be ready!
CALMAX SuperShocks are the best choice for your project. Here you can choose the correct front shock to work with these DJM parts. The 3 inch Calmax control arm front drop means you need a shorter shock. Calmax Supershock part number 1315 is the perfect choice!
Johnny Cash wrote a song about collecting a bunch of good working parts that were not designed to work together and found it doesn’t always end well! Don’t believe me, click up there! (Turn up your speakers) You can build a radical engine by combining parts made by different manufactures but you really have […]
Control arms or “A” arms or maybe “wishbones” are the components that attach the spindle/brake assembly to the frame. In almost every case there is an upper and lower arm. The lower arm is the big one, supporting the weight of the front end through a spring or torsion bar. The lower arm is where […]
Rear leaf spring shackles are commonly used to “Level” trucks. For those of you who just can’t stand the “stink bug” look of factory stances, the lowering shackle is for you! Typical drop is two inches and fairly simple to install. You simply remove the factory shackle and replace it with a longer drop shackle. […]