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Axle shim instalation ????

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by brutalguyracing, Jan 12, 2010.

  1. Jan 12, 2010 at 6:06 PM
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    brutalguyracing

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    do you just go throught the same process as in the aal install....then just slip the shim in between the leaf pack and axle and re tighten u bolts...ect
    also will i need longer u bolts???
     
  2. Jan 12, 2010 at 6:07 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Same process, but you dont have to take the leaf pack apart. Just the U bolts. It goes under the Over Load spring, on the axel.
     
  3. Jan 12, 2010 at 6:16 PM
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    sweet thanks...... will i need longer u bolts??? aprox. how thick are these???
     
  4. Jan 12, 2010 at 6:17 PM
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    If you have 1/2" of thread on your U bolts, you should be fine. Without being there to see the shim, and how long your U bolts currently are, its hard for me to tell.
     
  5. Jan 12, 2010 at 6:54 PM
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    they are toytec shims.... and i have a half inch of threads showing...
     
  6. Jan 12, 2010 at 7:22 PM
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    You should be fine.
     
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