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Still got a lean

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Umrunner, Apr 25, 2011.

  1. Apr 25, 2011 at 3:48 PM
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    Umrunner

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    Had my 5100's installed, seated at .85
    There was a lean to the drivers side right after this. Thought hey, maybe they put the springs on the wrong sides, as i have come to learn that the drivers and passenger side coils are marginally different.

    Got them swapped over, and still have the lean. Pondering going back to how it was before, as there was less lean that way.
    So what are my options to correct this. Its a non huge amount of lean, but still would love to get it all sorted out.
    Thanks for any and all input.
     
  2. Apr 25, 2011 at 3:58 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    Are you referring to the infamous "Taco Lean?" Driver side sits about 1/2" lower then the passenger side due to the gas tank and some other components.:cool:
     
  3. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:09 PM
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    Umrunner

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    more or less. would adding the toytec 1/4th spacer more or less correct this, given i swap back the coils?
     
  4. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:23 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    It might. I know OME has something called a trimmer pack that is supposed to take care of the lean. I didnt do any of that to my truck cause the lean doesnt bother me that much.
     
  5. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:25 PM
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    OZ-T

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    Use the Toytec 1/4" spacer on the driver's side
     
  6. Apr 27, 2011 at 1:58 PM
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    Davtopgun

    Davtopgun Weeeee mod time!

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    You have to much gas in your truck! :rolleyes:
     
  7. Apr 27, 2011 at 2:01 PM
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    Jerez

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    it will come...at first i didnt have it but then it popped out of no where lol...i have my icons set a lil higher on my truck just cuz of that lean :cool:
     
  8. Apr 27, 2011 at 2:27 PM
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    Davtopgun

    Davtopgun Weeeee mod time!

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    I've put over 100k on my 07, and have no lean. :D
     
  9. Apr 27, 2011 at 3:47 PM
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    thebottomline

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    Definitely has the 1/2 inch lean. Soon to be corrected when the 1/4 inch spacer arrives
     
  10. Apr 28, 2011 at 12:02 AM
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    Umrunner

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    Well. i'll be ordering the spacer in the morning. Get the shop to swap everything back over, and throw that under.
    Thanks for all the input.
     
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