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A couple products im looking for

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by TG8, Oct 18, 2011.

  1. Oct 18, 2011 at 9:34 PM
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    TG8

    TG8 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Where is a good place to buy a U-bolt flip kit and a front diff drop spacers? is there a certain vender i should look for? I want a good Brand for each item.
    I looking to get a full Icon set up ex travel, AAL Icon with TC UCA I'm basically looking for the exact same set up as this taco in this video which I'm sure a couple people have already seen. Also, Im looking to buy the Icon Lift at DownSouth Motorsports

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z924nd-iP7c
     
  2. Oct 19, 2011 at 10:26 AM
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    Don't get a front diff drop. They don't help. For the other stuff check out DSM or Wheelers.
     
  3. Oct 19, 2011 at 12:35 PM
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    I know people say they don't work but can you explain why? I have one on my truck and it put my CV Axles at a better angle...
     
  4. Oct 19, 2011 at 12:46 PM
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  5. Oct 19, 2011 at 2:42 PM
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    Okay thanks!!
     
  6. Oct 19, 2011 at 2:43 PM
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    Really? Wow thats pretty Intresting gotta read up on that!
     
  7. Oct 19, 2011 at 3:07 PM
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    Thanks for the link it was an interesting read but I still don't think it's necessarily fair to say they don't do anything. They do something, it's just at the cost of a little ground clearance. I'll keep mine in place until I upgrade my skids since it's a pain to get an aftermarket skid to fit with the diff drop in.

    Also I have done some gnarly trails with a diff drop and have not had a single problem. IMO a diff drop is going to do more good than harm for 99.9% of us with lifts.
     
  8. Oct 19, 2011 at 3:08 PM
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    They do rotate the diff itself taking gear oil away from the pinion bearings. I personally wouldn't add one. I would spend more money and get some high angle CVs made.
     
  9. Oct 19, 2011 at 3:10 PM
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    mjp2

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    They make exactly this much of a difference...
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    ...and since they rotate your front differential, the diff fluid is shifted away from your pinion bearings. Good stuff!
     
  10. Oct 19, 2011 at 3:27 PM
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    I wouldn't put much stock in the old"they shift your fluid away from the pinion bearings" line, When are we ever dead level anyway? the other aspects are another story.
     
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