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Do I need a limit strap for this?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Chickenmunga, Sep 20, 2012.

  1. Sep 20, 2012 at 10:08 PM
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    Chickenmunga

    Chickenmunga [OP] Nuggety

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    This is me on jack stands (see image).

    I don't jump the truck, but I do get full extension sometimes when wheeling slow stuff in the forest. It's pretty jarring when it happens.

    Should I worry about wearing out that boot and therefore go limit straps, or not bother?


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  2. Sep 20, 2012 at 10:10 PM
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    whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

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  3. Sep 20, 2012 at 10:11 PM
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    Chickenmunga

    Chickenmunga [OP] Nuggety

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    I like cheap answers :)
     
  4. Sep 21, 2012 at 1:39 PM
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    Wishbone Runner

    Wishbone Runner Because 4R

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  5. Sep 21, 2012 at 1:49 PM
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    YumaTRD

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    cant you turn the balljoint on the LR UCA to be farther from the coil and still achieve alignment?
     
  6. Sep 21, 2012 at 1:51 PM
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    T Fades

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  7. Sep 21, 2012 at 1:56 PM
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    Chickenmunga

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    The alignment shop is just going to push it right back no doubt
     
  8. Sep 21, 2012 at 1:57 PM
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    Mitch

    Mitch Somebody call for a Wambulance?

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  9. Sep 21, 2012 at 2:03 PM
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    Hiatt1991

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    I would do it. I plan on getting some soon for mine. Esecially since you have a rubber boot.
     
  10. Sep 21, 2012 at 2:04 PM
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    Hiatt1991

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    Also it would be nice so your cv axles dont over extend.
     
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