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2* axle shims....

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by ETaco23, Dec 22, 2011.

  1. Dec 22, 2011 at 8:34 PM
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    ETaco23

    ETaco23 [OP] Marshall offroad Fabrication

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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!
     
  2. Dec 22, 2011 at 8:39 PM
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    Sunner

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    EEEsssshhh, Hope I dont have to go through all that when I lift, subbed to find out as well
     
  3. Dec 22, 2011 at 8:50 PM
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    ETaco23

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    My vibe isnt too bad.. I only feal it sometimes, I just want to get rid of it..
    anyone?
     
  4. Dec 22, 2011 at 9:03 PM
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  5. Dec 22, 2011 at 9:25 PM
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  6. Dec 22, 2011 at 9:27 PM
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  7. Dec 23, 2011 at 5:52 PM
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    cool! I may have to check it out! thanks!
     
  8. Dec 23, 2011 at 6:26 PM
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    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    OP , are you going to sell the Beefed drop ?
     
  9. Dec 23, 2011 at 7:40 PM
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    summit racing has every * you need
     
  10. Dec 23, 2011 at 10:34 PM
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    thaught about it.... you want it?
     
  11. Dec 23, 2011 at 10:35 PM
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    Awsome! thanks
     
  12. Dec 23, 2011 at 10:40 PM
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    how wide do the shims need to be again? 2"?
    Thanks!
     
  13. Dec 24, 2011 at 9:53 AM
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    haha! I was waiting for that reply...
    Im too lazy...:)
     
  14. Dec 24, 2011 at 10:01 AM
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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
     
  15. Dec 24, 2011 at 10:18 AM
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    Which ones did you get? Im looking at getting the Rough Country ones, that come with new center pins...
     
  16. Dec 24, 2011 at 10:30 AM
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    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 ?
     
  17. Dec 24, 2011 at 4:35 PM
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    the right way... flap down, fat end to the rear.

    I ganna try the ones from summitracing, thanks again!
     
  18. Feb 20, 2012 at 10:27 AM
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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".
     
  19. Feb 20, 2012 at 12:23 PM
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    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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