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Need some opinions on my next upgrades

Well im trying to finish of the upgrades on my truck im getting to the point where things start to fail (150k miles) so im going to start upgrading everything heres my list if you have any ideas for better parts shout em out.

Spring spacers
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/DYS-KC09103BK/
U joints
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/LAK-23012/
y pipe w/cat the county i live in is talking about emissions testing
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/MPE-23285/
Curious to know if this bushing kit is worth the cash
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/EN...G/?image=large
Helper springs, or should i spend the extra cash for an air ride system
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/HEL-1250/
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/AIR-57215/
Im also knocking around this exhaust
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/GIB-6510/


Im also thinking about upgrading my master cylinder/brake cylinders to some from a 2500, not sure if that will help any?

New gear set
http://www.yukongear.com/ProductDeta...px?ProdID=5659

thats what im looking at for right now im also replacing my front end components with moog parts. any advice you guys can give me would be awesome
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amazon + moog suspension parts = win

havent found moog anywhere else cheaper

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thanks for the tip, nobody else has any ideas?
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id grab an extra crush sleeve if you're doing the work

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Ive gotten pretty good at rear end work, but your probably right all ive ever worked with are ford 9s
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just picked up this tranny cooler too http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/24-AL...Q5fAccessories
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Must be nice to have the cash to put in your ride mine is getting neglected.

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I finally got my Christmas bonus and i figured what better to spend it on, im single with no kids, im taking advantage while i can.
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Well if you can do if can't don't wish I was single at least on paydays

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