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4" 2020 Dodge Ram 1500 & Rebel 4wd (w/ factory air ride) Lift Kit by BDS Suspension

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Brand: BDS | SKU: 1697H 

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This BDS 1697H 4 inch lift kit for the Ram 1500 and Rebel 4wd trucks with factory air ride suspension is a premium solution to lift your vehicle to fit up to 35 inch tires and give a great new look aggressive look. Using a high clearance design these kits correct steering, suspension and driveline geometry for on road comfort, handling and safety. This front this 4" system includes a pair of high clearance laser cut crossmembers along with a 3-point differential relocation system and differential skid plate to create a stout subframe for the suspension components to be installed. New ductile iron CNC machined steering knuckles are supplied along with heavy duty tie rod ends to keep allow for ESC system compatibility. Top mounted strut spacers are supplied to allow the use of the air ride front air bag struts along with all the necessary air-line fittings. A billet aluminum driveshaft spacers is supplied to lengthen the factory front driveline along with brake line brackets, sway bar link extensions and all the necessary hardware to complete the install.

The rear is lifted using a pair of top mounted air bag spacers to maintain proper positioning and functionality of the factory air bags. In addition new air lines and fittings are supplied to along with ride height sensor brackets. BDS supplies rear upper control arm relocation brackets to correct the geometry at the taller ride height. A track bar correction bracket is supplied to recenter the rear axle along with new extended length sway bar links to improve stability on and off-road. Rounding out the rear of these air ride kits are brake line relocation brackets, bump stop extensions and BDS NX2 or Fox Performance series shocks. This new 4" lift kit corrects the suspension geometry and allow for full use of the ride height adjustability in the various modes to with the base lift set at 4" over.

Top Features

  • Lifts vehicle 4 inches front / 3 inches rear
  • 1/4 inch Steel High Clearance Cross Member
  • 3 Piece Heavy Duty Front Skid Plate
  • Ductile Iron Heavy Duty Steering Knuckles keep ESC system compliance
  • Multi-Point Front Differential Relocation System
  • Allows use of up to 35 inch tires
  • Average install time of 10 hours
  • Proudly made in the USA, using only premium quality components
  • Choice of BDS NX2 Shocks or Fox 2.0 Performance Shocks
  • No Fine Print Lifetime Warranty
  • Factory Protection Plus

Tire & Wheel Combinations

  • 35" x 12.50" w/17 x 9 and 4.5" back spacing
  • 35" x 12.50" w/18x9 / 20x9 and 5" back spacing

*Trimming may be required*

Premium Quality, Lifetime Warranty and Protection

BDS Suspension manufactures only premium quality suspension products. All are backed by a "No Fine Print" limited lifetime warranty. Guaranteeing all products to be free from defects in material and workmanship to the original retail purchaser. If you break it, they replace it...period.

Drivetrain Protection - BDS Suspension offers FREE 560Plus Factory Protection Plus. This supplemental drivetrain protection (5 years - 60,000 / 100,000 miles) on select vehicles gives you piece of mind with your purchase.  Click here for more info

Installation Instructions

Important Notes
  • Extreme care must be taken to follow the steps of these instructions to prevent any leaks or damage to the air bags during the installation process. Costly replacement air bags or a trip to a Ram dealer for diagnostics may be required if leaks are present or the air bags are not installed according to these instructions.
  • The factory air ride is a closed loop system. Opening the system more times than recommended in the lift instructions will require the system to be recharged. This can be done at any Ram dealer service department. A scan tool is needed to access the air control module to perform the service.
  • Frame bracket modification required.
  • Fits factory air ride equipped trucks only.
  • Stock 17" and 18" wheels cannot be re-installed, stock 20" wheels can only be re-installed with factory tire size.
  • If truck is equipped with fatory 22" wheels use the "large hub bore" steering knuckles.
  • Does NOT fit Diesel models.
  • Manufacturer BDS Suspension
    Manufacturer Part Number 1697H
    Item Number bds_ 1697h
    Make Dodge
    Model Ram 1500, Ram 1500 Rebel
    Year Spans 2020
    Lift Height 4 inch
    2WD/4WD 4WD
    Type Suspension Lift Kit


    WARNINGCancer and Reproductive Harm.