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Old 12-22-2011, 08:34 PM   #1
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2* axle shims....

Im trying to find some 2* degree shims, bc I have a take off shudder that im trying to cure...

Ive tryed everything! even 3* degree shims, but no luck..
Ive even tryed BT 1-1/2" CB Drop bracket! didnt help...

Im ganna trry to take out the CB drop from toytec out and just use a 2* shim to see if that helps....
where's a good place buy from?
Thanks!
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Old 12-22-2011, 08:39 PM   #2
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EEEsssshhh, Hope I dont have to go through all that when I lift, subbed to find out as well
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My vibe isnt too bad.. I only feal it sometimes, I just want to get rid of it..
anyone?
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Old 12-22-2011, 09:27 PM   #6
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Here you go

http://www.4crawler.com/4x4/ForSale/Shims.shtml
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Old 12-23-2011, 05:52 PM   #7
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cool! I may have to check it out! thanks!
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Old 12-23-2011, 10:34 PM   #10
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OP , are you going to sell the Beefed drop ?
thaught about it.... you want it?
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Old 12-23-2011, 10:35 PM   #11
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Awsome! thanks
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Old 12-23-2011, 10:40 PM   #12
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how wide do the shims need to be again? 2"?
Thanks!
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Old 12-24-2011, 09:53 AM   #13
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haha! I was waiting for that reply...
Im too lazy...
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i got mine from summit, the only thing i had to do was drill out the hole a little bigger. i picked them up for like 9 bucks
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i got mine from summit, the only thing i had to do was drill out the hole a little bigger. i picked them up for like 9 bucks
Which ones did you get? Im looking at getting the Rough Country ones, that come with new center pins...
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Im trying to find some 2* degree shims, bc I have a take off shudder that im trying to cure...

Ive tryed everything! even 3* degree shims, but no luck..
Ive even tryed BT 1-1/2" CB Drop bracket! didnt help...

Im ganna trry to take out the CB drop from toytec out and just use a 2* shim to see if that helps....
where's a good place buy from?
Thanks!
If you are close to Portland, OAS will custom cut steel shims. Quoted me $15 each.
http://www.spring-man.com/

Which way are you facing the shims ?
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Old 12-24-2011, 04:35 PM   #17
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the right way... flap down, fat end to the rear.

I ganna try the ones from summitracing, thanks again!
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Did you get your problem fixed? what width did you end up going with for the plates? Just tried to measure mine and looked like 2 1/4".
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Old 02-20-2012, 12:23 PM   #19
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Did you get your problem fixed? what width did you end up going with for the plates? Just tried to measure mine and looked like 2 1/4".
I tryed the shims but it made it worse. The thing that got rid of most of my take off vibes was taking out the shims and just lowering the carrier bearing until the drive shaft is almost straight. Or until both shafts are within 1 degree of each other.
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