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Coilover adjustment

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by foxracinfor20, May 19, 2009.

  1. May 19, 2009 at 3:45 PM
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    foxracinfor20

    foxracinfor20 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    how is everyone doing there adjustment on or off the truck how many turns does every one have and what size tires are you running i have 4 turns which is about 1/2 inch but was extremely hard to turn any more i bought a 30" x 1" black iron pipe as a cheater bar just have not had a chance to get back to it i am planning on putting at 12 more turns if not more to fit 33x12.50x17 baja claws
     
  2. May 19, 2009 at 5:52 PM
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    pataco

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    wow dude, slowwwwww down.try using some of these(,) and these(.)now just spray them with pb blaster (the threads) and that will make them turn.and u want to adjust them with no weight on the shock.not sure what else your trying to ask?good luck.
     
  3. May 19, 2009 at 5:54 PM
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    06Bluez

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    what is coil oe?
     
  4. May 19, 2009 at 5:59 PM
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    good call 06blue.is he trying to adjust stock shocks??oh my.:eek:
     
  5. May 19, 2009 at 6:32 PM
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    foxracinfor20

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    no keys stuck on laptop when i was typing coilover and i dont like punctuation
     
  6. May 19, 2009 at 6:32 PM
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    and i could not figure out how to edit the title
     
  7. May 19, 2009 at 7:43 PM
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    ETaco23

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    I used PB blaster on mine last week, to adjust them. worked great!
     
  8. May 20, 2009 at 5:46 PM
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    spray it down with some lube and just keep cranking it until u have at least 2.5" of thread showing.
     
  9. May 20, 2009 at 5:47 PM
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    06Bluez

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    Also it helps if you at least jack the truck off the ground.. You dont have to take the tires off but just take the weight off the coilovers. :D
     
  10. May 20, 2009 at 5:52 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    I highly reccommend this! Mine i would have to loosen the 2 top bolts then proceed to lower or raise the coilover.
     
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