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Mid Travel with BS Thread

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by MightyMouse-SCT, Jan 25, 2012.

  1. Nathaniel129

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    I understand that, which is why common sense encouraged me to articulate the LCA while 100 ft/lbs was applied to the UCA uni ball bolt. There was no tension on the UCA/spindle connection when the bolt/nut was torqued.
     
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    Would be my guess as well. If your drooped too much the misalignment will hit the cup when tightening, there really isn't any other reason it should do that
     
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    Common sense isn't so common these days so I'm just relaying info on the only possibility I know of that would cause that exact issue.

    The LCA does not need to be articulated when snugging them down. You just need the LCA to be at a similar angle to where it would sit if it was under the trucks weight.

    I'm glad they are sending you a new one, and I hope you figure out how it happened so the new ones don't get FUBAR.
     
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    I do the same thing, but I tend to mark the nut. I would think the nut would tend to spin before the bolt :confused:
     
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    We do both, just didn't have a pic of the bottom of it. Ha
     
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    Lol I went through my pics to find mine and couldn't find one with the nut in the photo. I see haha
     
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    Anyone know what I need to charge my Icons with. I feel they are flat or the springs are shot.
     
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    #200 I believe
     
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    I have nitrogen tanks. But what fitting do I need?
     
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    The Nitrogen fill needle assembly.

    I don't have them online, but i have them on the shelf. They are like $30. Give me a jingle if you need one.
     
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    Not quite sure if icon has schrader valve
     
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    We have plenty in stock.. 29.95 shipped:D
     
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    I will call you Friday then
     
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    Fight Fight Fight!! haha:cool:
     
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    Finger jab to the eye! Ha Ha Ha
     
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    :rofl: Fighting dirty huh?
     
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    Sounds good, I will be off but ask for Neil.

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    :cool: Got my shades on.. I'm prepared, jab away:D haha
     
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    First one to $25 to my door wins :)
     
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    Technically neither one is supposed to publicly advertise icon products below icons listed price which is 31.45 on icons site. So I wouldn't promote a price battle on here.
     
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