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2* axle shims....

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

  1. 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!
     
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    EEEsssshhh, Hope I dont have to go through all that when I lift, subbed to find out as well
     
  3. ETaco23

    ETaco23 [OP] Marshall offroad Fabrication

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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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  5. ETaco23

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    ETaco23 [OP] Marshall offroad Fabrication

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    cool! I may have to check it out! thanks!
     
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    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    OP , are you going to sell the Beefed drop ?
     
  9. Sprink669

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    summit racing has every * you need
     
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    thaught about it.... you want it?
     
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    Awsome! thanks
     
  12. ETaco23

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    how wide do the shims need to be again? 2"?
    Thanks!
     
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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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    Which ones did you get? Im looking at getting the Rough Country ones, that come with new center pins...
     
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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. ETaco23

    ETaco23 [OP] Marshall offroad Fabrication

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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".
     
  19. ETaco23

    ETaco23 [OP] Marshall offroad Fabrication

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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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