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driveshaft vibes shims or carrier drop???

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by myfirst06taco, Oct 11, 2011.

  1. myfirst06taco

    myfirst06taco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    What works better for vibes ? I just lifted my 06 dclb and have some vibe @ 20-30mph. the shims cost more and take longer to install ,when the ome carrier drop is cheaper and looks like a 10min job. Any opinions would be great thanks.
     
  2. nvdeserted

    nvdeserted Well-Known Member

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    You are correct, so far. Try the drop first, try the shims second, try both third.
     
  3. extremachn1

    extremachn1 I am an asshole, deal with it!

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    Strange, with my first lift I had no vibe issues, then when I put on my new coils I had vibes right off take off, then when i finally cranked my coils up my coils dissapeared and the truck drives perfectly straight with no wobbles or vibes or anything. Good luck.
     
  4. myfirst06taco

    myfirst06taco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    the vibrations only came after I lifted the rear , i guess i will try the shims first. thanks
     
  5. DubVtundy

    DubVtundy ERMAHGERD

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    no try the carrier bearing drop 1st. look up beefed taco under vendors and he sells a carrier bearing drop with a very reasonable price. his website is also streettacos.com i think
     
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