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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by kinkrider101, Dec 28, 2009.

  1. Dec 28, 2009 at 7:10 PM
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    i will be installing coilovers tommaro and im not sure if i should set them at 3'' or 2.5''. I will beusing stock uca, and i would like a decent alignment
     
  2. Dec 28, 2009 at 7:21 PM
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    Then don't go over 2.5...Maybe might be okay alignment.
     
  3. Dec 28, 2009 at 7:23 PM
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    w/ 2.5 your truck should be aligned to drive straight but it will be very very very bad... you will have abnormal tire wear and should rotate often
     
  4. Dec 28, 2009 at 7:53 PM
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  5. Dec 28, 2009 at 8:00 PM
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    So if he set's them at 2.5 over stock the alignment won't be in spec?
     
  6. Dec 28, 2009 at 8:00 PM
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    i want to set them at 3''. seems like some people have god luck with the 3'' setting
     
  7. Dec 28, 2009 at 8:21 PM
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    maybe barely... at the limits... when I got my alignment pre-UCAs it was "in spec" after LR UCA it was MUCH MUCH MUCH better and I thought it drove fine before UCA but I was wrong. Mine is perfect, 0,0,2.4

    I drove around without new ucas for about 3 months, I'd recommend getting some aftermarket UCAs as soon as possible.

    I'm no expert, just my 2 cents.
     
  8. Dec 28, 2009 at 8:29 PM
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    Good to know. Thanks.:)
     
  9. Dec 28, 2009 at 8:50 PM
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    thanks i still dont know what to set it at?..
     
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