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I guess I need UCA's

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Killer Red Taco, Nov 25, 2008.

  1. Nov 25, 2008 at 8:58 PM
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    Killer Red Taco

    Killer Red Taco [OP] NorCal Rock Whore

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    Since I leveled the truck with the 5100s it has been wandering while driving and the top of the front tires are still kicked out. I was thinking of some Total Chaos. I also plan to do a 3 in lift soon I might as well get I guess. Should I wait or get em now for xmas.
     
  2. Nov 25, 2008 at 8:58 PM
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    MyToyTaco

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    won't hurt!
     
  3. Nov 25, 2008 at 9:03 PM
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    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Get 'em now.

    Are you going to set your Billys back to stock and put 3" coilovers on or what?
     
  4. Nov 25, 2008 at 9:10 PM
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    I am gonna get a toytec lift w/aal and springs and put the billys back to stock. not sure when tough, I let a used kit go by for a $100, still kicking my self.
     
  5. Nov 25, 2008 at 9:11 PM
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  6. Nov 25, 2008 at 9:11 PM
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    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    whoops... :)
     
  7. Nov 25, 2008 at 9:15 PM
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    yosh2000

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    did you bother to get an alignment? that will fix your tire problem.

    i have my bils at 2.5" and i got a perfect alignment.
     
  8. Nov 25, 2008 at 9:18 PM
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    I put on a 3" lift, with stock UCA's alignment is still off. after paying for one. New UCA's will correct it
     
  9. Nov 25, 2008 at 9:28 PM
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    Yes on the alignment
     
  10. Nov 25, 2008 at 9:54 PM
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    I'd get them so you install them at the same time as the lift. It'll save on install costs (unless you're planning on doing it yourself) and alignments.
     
  11. Nov 25, 2008 at 9:56 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Even if you do it yourself, it's a lot easier to remove the shocks and springs if you have already removed the UCAs. And it's easier to install the shocks and new springs before you put on the new UCA.

    It's what I did... :)
     
  12. Nov 26, 2008 at 3:10 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
    X2., But installing new UCA's only take a little time (2 hours), so if you have to wait after installing the UCA's, no biggie.
     
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