Top 10 Ways to Lower and Lift Your Car or Truck

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Off-road trucks, lowriders and trick cars may seem to corner the market on lifting and lowering, but some drivers just want to lower or lift for appearance and improved daily performance. If you're hoping to put some distance between your car and the road, or if you're trying to get a little closer to it, either way is doable. Whether exploring the mechanics of a four-wheel suspension lift upgrade or considering a low-cost lowriding project car, there are some common ways to raise or lower your vehicle profile.

And, while body work, bumper lowering and roof-chopping alter a car's latitude or low-titude cosmetically, let's look at some ways to actually change the way a car sits.