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5150 help.

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by FLtaco, Feb 8, 2011.

  1. Feb 8, 2011 at 4:00 AM
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    FLtaco

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    Tw I'm about to purchase camburg spindles and a 3 inch rear block. I currently have a 1" add a leaf in rear and want to upgrade rear to 5150 but there are so many diffrent 8", 8.5" 10" etc... What ones do I need to purchase for this set up? Please help trying to order all my shit so I can install soon. Tried asking dsm but no response back in like 3 days.
     
  2. Feb 8, 2011 at 5:31 AM
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    I've been searching but nothing what I'm looking for.
     
  3. Feb 8, 2011 at 5:49 AM
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    Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    can you not call the vendor and find out?

    also why a 3" block? there are so many better options
     
  4. Feb 8, 2011 at 6:28 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    You need a 12" stroke.
     
  5. Feb 8, 2011 at 6:40 AM
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    I tried emailing dsm 3 days ago I can try calling tonight though.
    Doing 3 inch block now because for allpro 3" leafs it's like 400 bucks that I don't have right now because of (spindles, rear 5150 and new tires I'm getting) plan on all pro eventually but right now money won't allow. I know do it right the first time but I ordered block online yesterday for like 50+ shipping onsale. So for now it's saving me money. But I don't plan on running it like this forever just untill I can fork out the 400.
     
  6. Feb 8, 2011 at 6:47 AM
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    Ty sir. Are you sure of this? I'll call dsm just to make sure anyway
     
  7. Feb 8, 2011 at 7:10 AM
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    chris4x4

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    I am sure.
     
  8. Feb 8, 2011 at 8:40 AM
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    Thank you sir
     
  9. Feb 8, 2011 at 8:42 AM
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  10. Feb 8, 2011 at 8:49 AM
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    You need a 12" stroke too??
     
  11. Feb 8, 2011 at 8:54 AM
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    I am running allpro 3" pack and 12" was too long. i have 10's because with the 5150, you have to install a stem to eye adapter too.
     
  12. Feb 8, 2011 at 9:41 AM
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    Good point about the adapter. The stock stroke is 10", so if you use the adapter, then your going to have to install taller bump stops, so as to not bottom oout the shock, and risk breaking the top shock mount.
     
  13. Feb 8, 2011 at 9:44 AM
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    Ya i need to. But i did run the whoops while we were at super stition and i was hitting the bumps before bottoming out the shock.
     
  14. Feb 8, 2011 at 9:47 AM
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    chris4x4

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    How do you know?
     
  15. Feb 8, 2011 at 10:08 AM
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