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1st Gen. Rubbing Problem with Fabtech Lift

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by jdkeller, Jul 25, 2009.

  1. Jul 25, 2009 at 1:24 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    A buddy of mine just bought a 2003 reg cab taco 4cyl 2wd. The back is stock. But the front has fabtech uca's and it looks to have fabtech shocks and coils. He has 235/75/15 tires.

    He is rubbing the uca's at turn on both sides. Also the back of the tires rub the frame. How can this be fixed? Im thinking just spacers...:confused:

    Any help? Are the tires too wide? They are not that big. Thanks a lot!
     
  2. Jul 27, 2009 at 4:22 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Anyone????
     
  3. Jul 27, 2009 at 4:29 PM
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    Sounds like a backspacing issue to me...
     
  4. Jul 27, 2009 at 4:30 PM
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    Meaning he needs spacers? He has stock wheels.
     
  5. Jul 27, 2009 at 4:36 PM
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    i dont think it's a rubbing issue... those tires should fit and the stock wheels will be fine of course... look into the suspension maybe?
     
  6. Jul 27, 2009 at 4:39 PM
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    The tires rub the frame and the uca. You think its the lift? could be.
     
  7. Jul 27, 2009 at 4:43 PM
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    when i put my 285/75 on my tires rubbed the frame in the back but not the uca's... spacers fixed it
     
  8. Jul 27, 2009 at 5:11 PM
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    Sweet. Thanks. Whats the best kind of spacers for the 1st gens? Does spidertrax make some?
     
  9. Jul 27, 2009 at 8:10 PM
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    sounds like its a 5 lug mini with a Fabtech lift for the older 5 lugs...

    considering stock tires on that should be 215-70-15 or something like that, the wheels need to have less backspace than stock to fit those bigger tires...

    check out some spacers fo sho...
     
  10. Jul 27, 2009 at 8:13 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    thanks mike.

    thanks to all others as well. I will let him know.

    If anyone knows the best spacers to buy please let me know. I checked spidertrax. They dont seem to make them for it.
     
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