2nd Gen Ram Tech1994-2001 Rams: This section is for TECHNICAL discussions only, that involve the 1994 through 2001 Rams. For any non-tech discussions, please direct your attention to the "General discussion/NON-tech" sub sections.
Depending on what type of exhaust you are going to put on, you might want to wait until after the lift. Both times I've lifted mine the left pipe around the spare and hitch had to get redone. The left shock angle is close.