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alignment woes

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by straycat241, Apr 1, 2010.

  1. Apr 1, 2010 at 10:29 AM
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    straycat241

    straycat241 [OP] maXXXed out mid travel

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    so i put on my total chaos lca's and tried to get my alignment as close as possible to the old one and i guess i stripped out a cam bolt because the place i took it too was complaining and said they had a hard time they bent my cam tab and they charged me $48 for doing it :( here is pic so now i have a apt. with dmz monday to fix what that that shop did + i got a new cam bolt assembly coming from the dealer today


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  2. Apr 9, 2010 at 12:32 PM
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    straycat241

    straycat241 [OP] maXXXed out mid travel

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    so this past monday i went down to the dmz shop and they set me straight they fixed my bent cam tab that this "alignment shop" messed up all i can say is the dmz service is top notch here is a pic of it after, now all i need is a good ole alignment


    all 8 outer tabs have been reinforced by placing a weld bead next to it
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  3. Apr 9, 2010 at 12:37 PM
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    mjp2

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    The cams on these truck freeze in the LCA because they're not lubricated from the factory. Mine flattened themselves without ever going to an alignment shop.

    Don't blame the alignment shop. Blame Toyota.
     
  4. Apr 9, 2010 at 12:40 PM
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    chris4x4

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    i say blame cmack
     
  6. Apr 9, 2010 at 12:42 PM
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    straycat241 [OP] maXXXed out mid travel

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    yah when i was replacing my lca's the bolt it self was a bit of trouble getting out im glad the tc lower have zerks on them at least
     
  7. Apr 9, 2010 at 12:46 PM
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    mjp2

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    At least they apologized for Brian Adams. :D

    x2. F that guy! :p
     
  8. Apr 9, 2010 at 1:37 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Yes...But the damage has been done :(


    *Cuts like a knife is going thru my head now*
     
  9. Apr 9, 2010 at 1:42 PM
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    Damnit Chris get out of my head!!!!!

    *runs away screaming*
     
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