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Front Steering Stabilizer

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by 03coma, Aug 25, 2010.

  1. Aug 25, 2010 at 2:25 PM
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    03coma

    03coma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hey guys have any of you changed or installed a front steering stabilizer on your Taco's?
    I was looking at the Rancho RS5000 Series, They say to install (2) what do you guys think? Is there one brand better than the other in this category?

    Installing it on my 03 SR5, 4x4
     
  2. Aug 25, 2010 at 6:13 PM
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    shitroc

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    youd have to have some good fab skills to mount a steering stabilizer to an IFS truck. or a just a unique IFS stock setup,i think broncos have them rangers to. steering stabilizers are used to help control bumpsteer, more beneficial offroad then onroad. why is it that your looking to install one anyway?
     
  3. Aug 25, 2010 at 9:02 PM
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    The only Rancho steering stabilizers I had were on a 1 ton PowerWagon I owned years ago & of course it was straight axle I don't know how an IFS would even be applicable.....:confused:
     
  4. Aug 25, 2010 at 10:23 PM
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    It's not so much the IFS, it's just that you only can put a steering stabilizer on a vehicle with conventional steering (gearbox type) not rack and pinion.
     
  5. Aug 26, 2010 at 5:49 AM
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    quattrokiwi

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    not true, my A4 has rack n pinion and a steering stab
     
  6. Aug 27, 2010 at 1:15 AM
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    I stand corrected, how does that work? Similar to a sportbike steering stab?
     
  7. Aug 27, 2010 at 4:03 AM
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    Why do you think you need one? What's the issue?
     
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