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New rims with UCAs

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by S.B., Jul 8, 2010.

  1. Jul 8, 2010 at 1:31 PM
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    S.B.

    S.B. [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have the stock rims and I'm wondering if I need rims with a different backspacing When I get some Camburg either uniball or the ball joint ones?
     
  2. Jul 8, 2010 at 6:50 PM
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    S.B.

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    any ideas?
     
  3. Jul 8, 2010 at 6:53 PM
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    Jw why are you getting the new uca's? Fixing an alignment problem I'm guessing
     
  4. Jul 8, 2010 at 6:55 PM
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    Dellosa89

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    Nope i have the camburg 1.25 unibal UCAs on stock wheel with no problems.
     
  5. Jul 8, 2010 at 8:54 PM
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    toku58

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    Actually the UCA's will give you better clearance.
     
  6. Jul 8, 2010 at 10:45 PM
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    I'm thinking about new UCAs (yes alignment) but would not get them if I needed new wheels. I was reading on camburg's website and for the ball joint ones they say you need 4.5 backspacing, I was just wondering if this applied for the uniballs.

    Thanks for your responses.
     
  7. Jul 8, 2010 at 11:03 PM
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    Actually the Camburg design uniball and the ball joint will give you better clearance than the stock UCA's. But you might still rub, that is probably why they recommend the 4.5" BS. They don't want people to be writing them about rub issue.

    If you don't want new wheels you can always install wheel spacers. Biggest spacer with stock studs would be 1/4". If you want more? Spidertrax makes a good quality set. They run $99 a pair.

    GL!
     
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