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regarding spindle lifts

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Marioso, Dec 23, 2010.

  1. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:33 AM
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    Marioso

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    which is the better choice, TC or camburg? and if i want UCAs should it match the spindle? which UCA is better out of the two?
     
  2. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:35 AM
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    TC makes the better UCA. IIRC, Only Camburg makes spindles anymore.
     
  3. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:40 AM
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    i have 4inch camburg spindles and 1.25 a'arms and love the set up only complaint is the noisy uniball, but that's nothin some teflon lube wont take care of both tc and camburg arms and spindles are top notch!!
     
  4. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:42 AM
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    TC is better how? u mean depending on how much u wanna beat up the suspension?
     
  5. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:43 AM
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    hows the difference after u put the spindle in?
     
  6. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:49 AM
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    1.5 inches wider than stock does wonders for stability and looks lol tc arms may be more quiet but the 1.25 uca bolt on the camburg arms are beef
     
  7. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:50 AM
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    The TC spindle gives 3.5 inches. And the Camburg spindles give 4.....



    another question for the thread,
    since spindles keep everything fairly in stock geometry, are UCA required....i thought they are but now that i think about it im not sure:confused:
     
  8. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:51 AM
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    last i heard they arent but im sure it helps
     
  9. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:51 AM
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    1.5 wider? i figure thats whys ray put spacers in his rear to match the front?
     
  10. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:56 AM
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    cant wait for my spindles, getting some camburg, but then i gota do the rear and im gonna have to save some more, so im not riding around really nose high for like a month or so.......maybe i should just wait till i hav all the cash for the rear too.....
     
  11. Dec 23, 2010 at 9:57 AM
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    yea they push ur tires out a lil more........that is probly y he threw spacers some in his rear
     
  12. Dec 23, 2010 at 10:03 AM
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    it's ok to ride nose high as long as it's not a 6inch DB and or a spacer lift
     
  13. Dec 23, 2010 at 10:10 AM
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    whats the best rear set up w spindles? 3in allpro leaf?
     
  14. Dec 23, 2010 at 10:12 AM
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    yea nose high is alright, i just dont want mine too nose high cuz........i dunno y, i just dont want it, maybe like an inch nose high, nothing more, but thats me
     
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    Depends what you are doing and how much lift you want.
     
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    u mean my rear?
     
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    Search will answer all your questions.
    Now that i got the "jerk" comment out of my system.:laugh:
    you should go with the 4" spindles and 3" AP leaf pack out back. Would look great. Check out JD's truck some time. His set up is great :thumbsup:

    or like you have already mentioned.. Ray also has a great set up.

    JD running 3" AP leafs
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    Ray
    also running 3" AP leafs + spindles IIRC :thumbsup:
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    dont forget about Amir too..
    he has spindles..but for some reason i remember him having kings + block'd rear end :p
    I think he may have ditched the block though. pm him
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  18. Dec 23, 2010 at 10:23 AM
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    i am searching, im plugging in my questions and u guys are my search results
    i looked at rayzians setup, same as jds
     
  19. Dec 23, 2010 at 10:24 AM
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    ap leaf packs are a good price 380! deavers are like 550+ new
     
  20. Dec 23, 2010 at 10:26 AM
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    .75" per side I wouldn't bother with rear spacers
     
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