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LR upper control arms

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by lynyrd3, Aug 20, 2011.

  1. Aug 20, 2011 at 4:54 PM
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    lynyrd3

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    Will installing LR UCAs give more room for bigger tire ? Have my Bilstiens set @ 1.75 . Running 265/70/16s now .
     
  2. Aug 20, 2011 at 4:58 PM
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    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    The function of the LR UCA's is to allow for a correct alignment after lifting the front 2 1/2" and above

    For 33" tires you will need to raise the billies to 2 1/2" and get wheel spacers if you plan to run 285's on stock OEM wheels .

    You can skip the spacers if you run a 255/80/17 or 255/85/16 but you still need at least 2 1/2" up front
     
  3. Aug 20, 2011 at 4:58 PM
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    not really...they'll just correct any alignment issues you may have in the future if you decide to go with a bigger lift
     
  4. Aug 20, 2011 at 4:59 PM
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    beat me to it ;)
     
  5. Aug 20, 2011 at 5:11 PM
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    Thanks , I do have a little bit of drift in the steering when going over uneven road . UCAs very close to the back of the tire. Any thing I can do about that without change to a smaller tire ? Thanks
     
  6. Aug 20, 2011 at 5:17 PM
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    You had an alignment after putting on the billies ?
     
  7. Aug 20, 2011 at 5:20 PM
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    Yup, no problems other than a little drift at highway speed on uneven surface.
    Rides and handles great other than that .
     
  8. Aug 20, 2011 at 5:23 PM
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    If the UCA is not contacting the tire , what's the problem ?
     
  9. Aug 20, 2011 at 5:27 PM
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    Just thinking maybe getting a better alignment with LR UCAs . Just

    do not know if it is worth spending the money ?:confused:
     
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