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OFFICIAL..SPINDLE INSTALL INSTRUCTIONS no pics

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by 08pretaco, Apr 8, 2010.

  1. Aug 28, 2010 at 10:42 AM
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    08pretaco [OP] Almost there

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    My alignment after was 0,0 and 2.4. The tech couldnt get my caster any higher than that..
     
  2. Aug 28, 2010 at 11:02 AM
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    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    When I called camburg yesterday before we started I told him my suspension setup. He said the only hardware it comes with is the nuts and bolts for the lca. He stated that everything would swap right over.

    The tc ucas have that spacer that sits inside the stock spindle. That swapped right into the camburg one.

    I think I'm good. Just need to lower my coilovers so I'm not 7" up. Haha.

    I will get it to 5" and then go get it aligned.
     
  3. Aug 28, 2010 at 11:04 AM
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  4. Aug 28, 2010 at 11:05 AM
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    Phew you had me concerned there for a minute. I even went out there to look at the setup. It sits perfectly as she sits now so thanks for confirming that for us man!
     
  5. Aug 28, 2010 at 11:08 AM
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    My computer is officially dead so I only have my phone now for TW.

    I hope it can get aligned!
     
  6. Aug 28, 2010 at 11:09 AM
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    JD,

    Had fun working on your truck yesterday. Sorry we couldn't get the front end dropped in time. Started getting late. Anyways, love the truck. Looks great buddy.
     
  7. Aug 28, 2010 at 11:09 AM
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    Do you need a new cap? :)
    [​IMG]


    ;)
     
  8. Aug 28, 2010 at 11:11 AM
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    B man - I would be easy on those flares today if you do go up to the Canyon! :)

    I just remembered - I never did get up to Bass Pro! :)

    Thanks for all the iced tea!!!
     
  9. Aug 28, 2010 at 11:16 AM
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    Lol. I will wear the hat just for you Brandy.

    Thanks for all your guys' help. Couldn't have done it without you!

    Brandons truck is soo clean.

    I will take some pictures as is. And then more after it's finished.
     
  10. Aug 28, 2010 at 11:23 AM
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    What do you want us to do with all those extra spare parts? :)
     
  11. Aug 28, 2010 at 11:48 AM
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    If I die from a spindle, just bury me with them.

    I just measured.

    Passenger side ha 3" of thread driver has 4".

    Ground to fender:

    Passenger front fender 40"
    Driver front 41"

    Passenger rear 39"
    Driver rear 40"

    So I'm thinking if I lower the driver front to ~3.3" of thread that will lower the driver front 1". That will make 40" front. Then the rear should both be 40".

    It's tough because a part of me wants to keep it at 41" front and raise the rear to match. But it still lions like a beast anyway. It looks like I have over a foot of ground clearance up front.
     
  12. Aug 28, 2010 at 2:45 PM
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    Yeah, it does!!!

    [​IMG]

    Now for those 35s!!! :)
     
  13. Aug 28, 2010 at 3:14 PM
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    Hahaha. Just realized. I meant looks. But lion fits as well : )

    You guys are very convincing with the 35's I want to get the body mount cut first and some rims.
     
  14. Aug 29, 2010 at 5:10 PM
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    Ok I'm very confused. I went and cranked the coilover up, so less lift, about 1/2" of thread. Now my front end is at 43" ground to fender. I drive it around too and nothing. Still the same.
     
  15. Aug 29, 2010 at 5:14 PM
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    Where did you start at?
     
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    Call Mike.

    Also - I picked one of these up with the idea that I may be able to make a wrench for shocks... :) or maybe :( time will tell.

    [​IMG]
     
  17. Aug 29, 2010 at 7:29 PM
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    I will call tomorrow.

    Look at a few posts earlier for where I started.
     
  18. Aug 29, 2010 at 9:52 PM
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    What's the consensus on firestones lifetime alignments? Do they do a good job? Is there a limit on how many times a month? Year? If you change suspension components do they void it?

    I have heard some bad stories but I don't want to pay 50 a pop each time.
     
  19. Aug 29, 2010 at 10:14 PM
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    I went to one in Baldwin Park that was good. I have been to a couple that have been weak! Luck of the draw I guess. :confused:
     
  20. Aug 29, 2010 at 10:36 PM
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    Ok. How much is it again?
     
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