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bad passenger side lean

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by kbauman92, Oct 20, 2012.

  1. Oct 20, 2012 at 9:40 PM
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    kbauman92

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    so last night i went wheeling and got stuck in the dunes and the right rear was flexed out for a bit while i was waiting to get pulled out and now my entire passenger side is an inch lower than the drivers side with a full tank and me in it, any ideas on what happened or how i can fix it, the only thing i can think of is bent leafs, its really bothering me because it was sitting perfect before i went out.
    i can post pics in the morning

    Thanks for any help
     
  2. Oct 20, 2012 at 9:40 PM
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    OZ-T

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    Broken leaf ?
     
  3. Oct 20, 2012 at 9:42 PM
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    Busted shock?
     
  4. Oct 20, 2012 at 9:42 PM
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    broken strut?
     
  5. Oct 20, 2012 at 9:46 PM
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    no leafs are broken
     
  6. Oct 20, 2012 at 9:57 PM
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    Leaning in the front or the rear?
     
  7. Oct 20, 2012 at 9:58 PM
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    both im gonna upload some pics there off my iphone sorry for the quality
     
  8. Oct 20, 2012 at 9:59 PM
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    get some pics showing the rear shock and leafs too, from on the ground from the rear
     
  9. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:01 PM
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    Check your shackles..... they might be 'frozen' in position not allowing the rear suspension to settle.

    Check your centering pins - could have broken one.....suspension shifted

    Check Ubolts, leaf springs, etc.
     
  11. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:07 PM
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  12. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:08 PM
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    The piggy bank...:sorry: Hope it an easy fix...
     
  13. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:09 PM
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    I feel like its something with my strut
     
  14. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:10 PM
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    And i just bought my wheels and tires im broke
     
  15. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:12 PM
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    Is that coil hanging free? The bottom of the coil spring, compare it to the other side, isn't it supposed to be sitting on a ring that holds it in place?
     
  16. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:13 PM
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    I was thinking the same thing , is the coil perch busted ?
     
  17. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:13 PM
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  18. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:21 PM
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    appears to be, although i cant really tell for sure.. a closer pic would be great but i think the spring would just fall to the bottom if it wasnt resting on something?
     
  19. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:22 PM
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    Can you get a pic from outside the wheel well above the tire? The top of the spring basically.
     
  20. Oct 20, 2012 at 10:26 PM
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    The coil looks like it's mounted off the perch.
     
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