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Light Racing UCA

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by cfenn, Jan 11, 2009.

  1. Jan 11, 2009 at 6:13 PM
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    cfenn

    cfenn [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Thinking of getting some do not see off road too much just want to correct the alignment and wandering issues... Will they be ok? Or do I need to get some TC???
     
  2. Jan 11, 2009 at 6:14 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
    What kind of lift are you running?
     
  3. Jan 11, 2009 at 6:30 PM
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    cfenn

    cfenn [OP] Well-Known Member

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  4. Jan 11, 2009 at 6:30 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    you should be fine with the Light raceing UCA's.
     
  5. Jan 14, 2009 at 7:53 PM
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    Neubs

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    I am running these and have been very happy with them. Here are a few pictures for ya:

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    They are adjustable for BOTH camber AND caster. Hope this helps!
     
  6. Jan 14, 2009 at 9:36 PM
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    cfenn

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    helps a ton .... I will be ordering them soon. What springs are those???
     
  7. Jan 14, 2009 at 10:01 PM
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    Evil Monkey

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    Those are the Bilstein 5100 adjustable coilovers, also available from Toytec. I have the same setup (coilovers and Light Racing UCAs).
     
  8. Jan 15, 2009 at 9:29 AM
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    Neubs

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    Yes, they are Rob!! :) ToyTec uses Eibach springs with their 5100 kits.

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  9. Jan 15, 2009 at 9:34 AM
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    06Bluez

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    I personally Prefer Total Chaos.

    Observe:

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  10. Jan 15, 2009 at 10:01 AM
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    chris4x4

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    Yes. TC is a MUCH better UCA than the Light Raceing.
     
  11. Jan 15, 2009 at 10:06 AM
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    Dark Knight

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    here we go again:rolleyes:

    Edit: disclaimer, didnt think about this post, was just typing without thinking, dont want another argument here. but i do like the TC's, I also think the Light Racing ones will do fine.
     
  12. Jan 15, 2009 at 10:33 AM
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    Neubs

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    Ha ha ha ha....:) Not this time.
     
  13. Jan 15, 2009 at 11:20 AM
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    Dark Knight

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    ha yea luckily i dont think that guy is around too much any longer. Got a question for ya though. Are you Thug rims the 0 offset or the -12mm offset, and how are those MTR's , loud? tread wear, etc?
     
  14. Jan 15, 2009 at 11:30 AM
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    Just a couple of questions...... how much are the Light Racing UCA's? And as far as a comparison how do they rate compared to the Total Chaos UCA's............ I was quoted almost $700.00 on TC UCA's.
     
  15. Jan 15, 2009 at 11:36 AM
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    chris4x4

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    Read this:
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  16. Jan 15, 2009 at 11:40 AM
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    Here are the specs on my wheels:
    Offset: -6mm
    Backspacing: 4.48"
    Bolt Pattern: 6-139
    Rec. Tire Size: 265/70-17
    Weight: 29.4lbs.

    MTRs are nice, they are not too loud, and I have had a couple of passengers say that they are quite. They are not that great in a light rain due to the lack of sipes. They are great offroad and on the rocks. The sidewalls are very tough and I was very impressed with their ability to resist slicing and cuts from sharp rocks.

    They are $449 - Neubs Special discount = $418.49 :)

    http://toyteclifts.com/index.php?pa...ategory_id=64&option=com_virtuemart&Itemid=53
     
  17. Jan 16, 2009 at 2:31 AM
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    Thanks Chris 4x4 ,very helpful........... sounds like I have to do some saving and will end up buying the TC UCA s.
     
  18. Jan 16, 2009 at 6:44 AM
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    I got my TC UCAs for about $550 from Wheelersoffroad.com. dont know if deal is still going on. you should check them out
     
  19. Jan 16, 2009 at 7:03 AM
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    DeeKay21

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    I got some thugs with a -12mm offset but they are 18x9's.
     
  20. Jan 16, 2009 at 7:16 AM
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    remember all the pm discussion?:thumbsup: thanks though.
     
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