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Eliminating Body Roll

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by JBloc, Mar 12, 2010.

  1. Mar 12, 2010 at 1:55 PM
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    JBloc

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    Hello All,
    I just bought my first Toyota and first truck. I am looking for a way to decrease to amount of body roll in my '09 Tacoma Access Cab. Are there any any after-market items out there to help me achieve this? Sway Bars? Front Springs? Thanks!!!
     
  2. Mar 12, 2010 at 6:23 PM
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    bajamoon

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    you can get an aftermarket sway bar which i think hellwig make one. You can get aftermarket coilovers with stiffer springs, that will help but give you a stiffer ride.
     
  3. Mar 13, 2010 at 5:40 AM
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    Kelson

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    r u 5 or 6 lug? theres some stuff out for 5 luggers that will help
     
  4. Mar 16, 2010 at 10:43 AM
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    Thanks. I have a 6 lug.
     
  5. Mar 16, 2010 at 5:02 PM
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    sittin sic is coming out with a coilover kit for 6 luggers as well...its not out yet tho. it's a lowering kit but depending on its design u should be able to tailor the ride height.
     
  6. Mar 16, 2010 at 7:10 PM
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    Damn the sway my truck came with is waaaaaay to stiff. I have never heard of anyone complaining that they needed more. My truck is lifted and it kinda sucks because the ride is a little firm due to the sway bar being so firm.
     
  7. Mar 16, 2010 at 10:01 PM
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    your sway bar does not affect the ride that much. it is mostly your springs and spring rate and shocks/struts the only time you'll really feel the sway bar is on sharp turns and speedbumps that you don't go over straight.

    and my truck rode way to soft, so i stiffened it up. its still to soft for me tho :D

    its a truck. theyre not supposed to ride like caddys. :D thats just my opinion tho
     
  8. Mar 16, 2010 at 10:10 PM
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    agree with all you said but mine rides like a caddy;)
     
  9. Mar 16, 2010 at 10:14 PM
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    you have like 8 ft of suspension travel tho :)
     
  10. Mar 16, 2010 at 10:15 PM
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    all most
     
  11. Mar 16, 2010 at 10:16 PM
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    lol mean

    i have like 3....

    inches of travel lolololol
     
  12. Mar 16, 2010 at 10:26 PM
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    when i put spidertrax spacers on it decreased the body roll by alot. just having a wider stance helped it out.
     
  13. Mar 16, 2010 at 10:28 PM
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    being wider didn't help me, i like body roll. coming into a turn on the street with three wheels is fun, and fun to see people's reaction.:eek:
     
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