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What is the circled item called?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Pismo, Jan 17, 2012.

  1. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:41 PM
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    Pismo

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    When I was getting my alignment done the other day, the mechanic informed me that one of the two metal tabs was barely hanging on, then when he showed me...it snapped off. So I'm looking to replace the entire part.

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  2. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:45 PM
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    A drop bracket. And you also circled part of the lower control arm.

    Which tab are you talking about? And do you have a procmop 6" lift? Yoiu profile says 3" Bulldog(????) lift?
     
  3. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:45 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Thats a Lowered cross member for a 6" lift.....and the Lower control arms. You circled both.
     
  4. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:47 PM
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    yes!!!!
     
  5. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:48 PM
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    Thats a Lowered cross member for a 6" lift.....and the Lower control arms. You circled both
     
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    See Chris....I do know a little about trucks. :mad:
     
  7. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:50 PM
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    It also says Prerunner on his profile and the photo is a 4wd. Take a photo of your own vehicle and show us the broken part. It will be a lot easier
     
  8. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:50 PM
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    You do not need to replace the whole thing. Just find a fabricator and have them weld you some new alignment tabs. That is a common problem, especially if you jump your truck.
     
  9. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:51 PM
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    It also says that he is a she in his/her profile.
     
  10. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:52 PM
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    and that her name is Tasha lol.

    an actual pic of your truck would help though.
     
  11. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:53 PM
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    And I apologize for my spelling mistakes. I was typing fast so I could beat Chris.
     
  12. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:54 PM
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  13. Jan 17, 2012 at 1:59 PM
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    Rofl. I love reading TW @ work.
     
  14. Jan 17, 2012 at 2:07 PM
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    Alright so in looking at the picture in your profile, you do indeed have a prerunner with a 3" lift of some sort. So you don't even have about half of the parts circled on your truck. So we need a picture of the broken tab on your truck.
     
  15. Jan 17, 2012 at 2:08 PM
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    Damn 16
     
  16. Jan 17, 2012 at 2:10 PM
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    betting it looks like this
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  17. Jan 17, 2012 at 2:23 PM
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    ^^^I believe the correct term for that is a camber adjustment cam.

    More importantly, the alignment shop couldn't tell you what the part was called :confused:
     
  18. Jan 17, 2012 at 2:25 PM
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    Yeah but Im not sure what other metal tabs would barely be hanging on.
     
  19. Jan 17, 2012 at 2:33 PM
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    Yeah I agree with you, that's likely the broken part.
     
  20. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:32 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Which half? The crossmember (which a prerunner has), or the LCA (oh...they have those too :p ) ??
     
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