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97' 4runner higher ground clearance

My 97' 4runner seems to sit rather low. what can i do or have done so that my 4runner has a much higher ground clearance and how much should i expect to spend? please help

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Hi when you say it sits low you mean back and front its unlikely all your springs have gone weak alltogether at the same time but the corect way to higher it is put harder springs in place of yours or you could leave your springs on and buy four adjustable shockers price you would have to shop around as there will be a big differance between shops have fun yates210456

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