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Tick up front help!

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by FLtaco, Mar 1, 2011.

  1. Mar 1, 2011 at 4:31 PM
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    FLtaco

    FLtaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Painted stock wheels, bfg km2s, 5100s front and rear, tc spindles, add a leaf, 3" block, debaged, flowmaster exhaust, 2nd air filter removed, wheel spacers and k&n air filter
    Installed my spindles a week or so ago. I love the look of the truck now
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  2. Mar 2, 2011 at 2:40 AM
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    FLtaco

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    Bump
     
  3. Mar 2, 2011 at 2:43 AM
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    rhodehard09

    rhodehard09 sometimes nonsense is the only sense someone has

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    if you can somehow position your jack under the lower control arm and lift it up(so the tire will be closer to the position its in when its on the ground) you might be able to find it....?

    btw, the truck looks bad ass bro.
     
  4. Mar 2, 2011 at 10:22 AM
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    FLtaco

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    I've done this and had it just barely off ground with pressure on lower controll arm and no tick. I'm lost. And thanks for compliment. I can't wait to bring it to the next Florida meet. Any word on the next
     
  5. Mar 2, 2011 at 12:09 PM
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    FLtaco

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    I've noticed it almost comes to a stop(the tick) when I turn? Anyone?
     
  6. Mar 5, 2011 at 8:58 AM
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    FLtaco

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    Update I think i found it. It's the wheel spacers
     
  7. Mar 5, 2011 at 11:08 PM
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    rhodehard09

    rhodehard09 sometimes nonsense is the only sense someone has

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    were the lug nuts loose? you should re-torqe the nuts that hold the spacers to the hub at least once after you install them.
     
  8. Mar 6, 2011 at 3:35 AM
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    FLtaco

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    They werent grabbing enough thread. I bought them from all pro off road I think. And they sent me a set of tapered nuts but I didn't know I needed them till now. After I torques them the noise is almost completely gone. So today I'm changing out for the tapered ones in hopes of a complete fix. Thanks for your help
     
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