BDS Suspension raises the bar with new 6.5" high clearance lift systems for the 2020 Chevy/GMC 2500/3500HD trucks. These systems allow room for larger wheels/tires and improve offroad capability while maintaining on-road handling and comfort. These new suspension systems utilize the tried and true high-clearance IFS design that has made BDS the preferred suspension lift for late model GM HDs updated to correct suspension, steering and driveline geometry on the 2020 models. As with all BDS suspension systems, these new 6.5" lift systems are backed by Factory Protection Plus offering you peace of mind for your adventure. This includes a BDS No Fine Print Warranty, ESC System compatibility and supplimental 5year-100,000mile drivetrain protection. Build your late modelChevy/GMC HD up right with BDS Suspension.
6.5" High Clearance System
for 2020 Chevy/GMC HD Trucks
2020 Chevy Silverado 2500HD 4WD
2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD 4WD
2020 GMC 2500HD 4WD
2020 GMC 3500HD 4WD
2020 GMC Denali 2500HD 4WD
2020 GMC Denali 3500HD 4WD
Rec'd Max Wheel/Tire Specs
37x12.50 Tires on 17x9 Wheels (4.5-4.625" BS)
37x12.50 Tires on 18x9 Wheels (4.5-4.625" BS)
37x12.50 Tires on 20x9 or 22x9 Wheels (4.5-6.18" BS)
38x13.50 Tires on 20x9 or 22x9 Wheels (5.5-6.18" BS)*
* Trimming may be required
#121612 - Carrier Bearing Drop Kit
- High Clearance design w/ no torsion bar drop maximizes ground clearance
- Robust steering knuckles maintain ESC System compliance
- Multi piece differential relocation brackets
- HD skid plates for improved offroad protection
- FOX 2.0 IFP gas shocks for improved performance
- Factory Protection Plus included
- Allows fitment for up to 38" tires
Coldwater, MI: After much anticpation, BDS Suspension is now shipping complete 6.5" high clearance lift systems for the 2020 model year Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500HD and 3500 HD trucks. Based around the tried and true high clearance technology that has made BDS the go to for GM suspension lifts, these systems have been designed from the ground up for the 2020 HDs to get the more out of these trucks with the most ground clearance on the market. This new 6.5" lift systems are the first of many new BDS options to come available for the new trucks bringing you on road comfort, off-road capability and clearance for 37-38" tires. While some companies build "kits" to fit larger tires, BDS Suspension prides itself in engineering complete suspension systems designed to take your vehicle's performance to the next level while retaining OE-level functionality.
At the heart of these new 6.5" systems, BDS utilizes a pair of 1/4" thick laser cut high clearance crossmembers to maximize clearance and provide a solid mounting point for the OE lower control arms. These, paired with the heavy duty front skid plate, create a rigid subframe, while adding protection for vital steering and driveline components. In place of the factory steering knuckles are a pair of specially designed ductile iron replacement steering knuckles are supplied to maintain proper steering geometry for ESC system compatibility. The front differential is repositioned with BDS's multipoint relocation bracket system to secure the front differential to keep CV axle angles at a minimum. To help maximaze clearance a pair of torsion bar relocations brackets are supplied to mount to the lower control arms to retain the factory high clearance frame mounted crossmember. A pair of BDS-branded sway bar drop brackets are used to correct the operating angle of the factory sway bar along with extended length braided stainless steel brake lines. Rounding out the front of this kit are FOX 2.0 performance series IFP shocks.
In the rear of this 6.5" lift system are 5" lift blocks and longer u-bolts to lift and level the stance. Also included, BDS supplies brake line and ABS line relocation brackets allow the use of factory brake lines. Lastly, a matching set of FOX 2.0 performance series IFP shocks are supplied to compliment the front setup. All kits come finished in a durable textured black powdercoat and sent with all hardware packs to complete the install along with step-by-step installation instructions. All BDS kits include Factory Protection Plus for the ultimate extended warranty to include BDS's No Fine Print Warranty, ESC system compatibility and a 5year-100mile drivetrain warranty to match the dealer. Improve the look and capability of your 2020 Chevy/GMC 2500/3500HD truck with this new 6.5" lift system from BDS Suspension.