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UCA Question

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by UofA Taco, Apr 18, 2010.

  1. UofA Taco

    UofA Taco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I'm going to set my 5100s @ 2.5 in the front, i have the 1/4 top platre spacer but I'm not quite sure if I will put it on also or not yet. I see on here were everyonr running 2.5 with spacer has new UCAs. Do you need new UCAs with every 3"+ front lifts or is it just a Billy thing? They help with alignement I know but is there any other purpose? My old tacoma had 3" spacer in the front and i never got new UCAs and it aligned back up just fine.
     
  2. Jigzor

    Jigzor Well-Known Member

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    Helps get your alignment back to spec. 3" is a good rule of thumb.
     
  3. 05offroad

    05offroad Well-Known Member

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    you dont have to but I would if you have the budget...I didnt and now every time I drive down the freeway I wish I would have. But once again you dont have to
     
  4. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    I would say, anything over 2" may need different UCA's. ;)
     
  5. MachoTaco10

    MachoTaco10 Well-Known Member

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    you can get your alignment to spec with the 2.5" BILSTEINS
     
  6. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    "In spec" at the oposite ends of the range maybe. But 0* Toe, Camber, and 2.4* + Caster, Nope.
     
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