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Lopsided suspension

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by AKTacoma, Jul 15, 2010.

  1. Jul 15, 2010 at 8:15 PM
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    AKTacoma

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    I've been noticing that my tacoma looks like its leaning slightly to the left, I'm thinking that it may be a front suspension/component problem. Is there anything that I should be looking for or checking?
     
  2. Jul 15, 2010 at 8:19 PM
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    krimson

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    Your coils will do that over time, my friends jeep is leaning to the left a little.
     
  3. Jul 15, 2010 at 8:20 PM
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    gas in the tank probably, you can get a small spacer to throw in the left side
     
  4. Jul 15, 2010 at 8:22 PM
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    gas tank & battery on the driver's side (i think)...i think it's pretty common on the 1st gens (but not on mine of course...:D). sounds like it may be time for new suspension components.
     
  5. Jul 15, 2010 at 8:23 PM
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    you have 'taco lean'...common problem with our trucks. Damn weak leaf springs...:mad: Spacer will correct it as stated above or go all out and replace the suspension!
     
  6. Jul 15, 2010 at 8:32 PM
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    hahaha i thought i was crazy! thanks for confirming im not the only one
     
  7. Jul 15, 2010 at 8:43 PM
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    soo, i should give the spacer a shot, we're talking about putting a spacer in the coil spring correct? and the left side at that?
     
  8. Jul 15, 2010 at 9:49 PM
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