98-11 Ford Ranger XLT 2WD +4.5 Long Travel Kit


  • 100% CAD Designed and Manufactured in the USA
  • 17″ of travel
  • Utilizes a 2.5″x8″ coil-over shocks and 2.5″x8″ bypass shocks
  • Stainless Steel Spacers/Hardware
  • Boxed upper control arms utilizing 1″ uniballs and 3/4″ heim joints
  • Boxed lower control arms utilizing 1″ uniballs and polyurethane bushings
  • Fabricated shock mounts
  • Billet aluminum tie rods utilizing 7/8″ outer heims and 3/4″ inner heims
  • Stainless steel rack adaptor clevis
  • Gloss black powder coat finish
  • MSRP $3000.00

Add Coil-over Shocks

Add Bypass Shocks



The True Travel Dynamics +4.5″ long travel kit for 2WD Rangers, Explorers and Sport Tracs is built tough to handle all types of off-road terrain. This kit eliminates the factory torsion bars and utilizes a 2.5″ x 8″ coil-over shock and 2.5″ x 8″ bypass shock giving you more control over dampening and a far better ride.
If you want 17″ of wheel travel, more strength and a better ride then our Ranger +4.5″ 2WD kit is exactly what you need.


This 2WD long travel suspension kit fits all torsion bar versions of these trucks and SUVs:

  • 1998-2011 Ford Ranger XLT & EDGE 2wd
  • 1995-2001 Ford Explorer 4-door and 2-Door 2wd
  • 2001-2003 Ford Explorer Sport 2-door 2wd
  • 2001-2005 Ford Explorer Sport-Trac 2wd

Parts Included:

  • Upper Control Arms
  • Lower Control Arms
  • 2 – Aluminum Tie-rods
  • 2 – Steering Clevis
  • 2 – Shock Mounts
  • Limit Straps

Parts Needed:

  • 2.5″x8″ Coil-over Shocks
  • 2.5″x8″ Bypass Shocks
  • Wheels should not have more than 4.75″ of backspacing

Boxed Upper Arms

Heim Steering

1″ Uniball Lower Control Arms

Our uniball lower control arms pivot off polyurethane bushings for superior strength and durability.

Fabricated Shock Mounts

Additional Details

Weight 110 lbs

True Travel Dynamics is dedicated to fabricating the highest quality suspension kits, made right here in the USA.

Make Model Year
Ford Explorer 2-door & 4-door 2WD 1995 - 2001
Ford Explorer Sport 2-door 2WD 2001 - 2003
Ford Explorer Sport-Trac 2WD 2001 - 2005
Ford Ranger Edge 2WD 1998 - 2011
Ford Ranger XLT 2WD 1998 - 2011