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Discussion in 'Suspension' started by jwhelan, Mar 18, 2010.

  1. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:24 PM
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    jwhelan

    jwhelan [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Look close at the rear shock area.......

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    Don't see it?.. here is a closer look...

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    Yes I drove it this way for a week, I heard a clunk as I hit the summit of a Wal-Mart speed bump only to look under and examine this:eek:. This is how I got it back from the shop that installed my 5100's and AAL. I managed to find a local repair shop and made a temporary bolt up. I now have a low vibration from a stop, hoping I didn't do any damage? Going back tomorrow!!!
     
  2. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:29 PM
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    desertdude59

    desertdude59 CRAZY 4WHEELER

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    What a bunch of dummies! I'd do it myself next time.
     
  3. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:29 PM
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    JasoTaco

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    Glad you are ok. This could have been ugly. Let us know how the shop handled the problem or didn't, no better place to name drop than here.
     
  4. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:29 PM
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    tinker_troy

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    HOLY F**K!
    How the....
    What the...
    Who the....
    HOLY F**K!
    (I am just at a loss for any other words)
    I mean F**K!
     
  5. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:32 PM
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    ak47

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    WOW.. i think i would burn someones shit down if that was me.
     
  6. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:46 PM
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    jwhelan

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    Im thinking they handed turned them and didn't come back and torque them, who the hell knows?
     
  7. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:51 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    Can you post up a whole picture of your truck? I want to see what the FJ wheels look like black. Sorry about the U-bolts coming off. I hope they do it RIGHT this time
     
  8. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:51 PM
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    SkyHighTacoma

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    WTF!? There would be some ass kickin! Glad you caught it in time! :eek:
     
  9. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:51 PM
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    battlescars

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    "Ooops!"
     
  10. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:53 PM
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    Lol X2 they look sexy!
     
  11. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:54 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    They sortof look like the Rockstars but actually have a good "name" to them haha
     
  12. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:54 PM
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    who did your aal?
     
  13. Mar 18, 2010 at 8:55 PM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    You should take this picture to the jackhole who installed them! That's ridiculous.
     
  14. Mar 18, 2010 at 9:05 PM
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    nvdeserted

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    Seriously! A good pothole on the highway could have ended you or even your truck!

    Tell them to give you some free tires or something... cheaper than your family suing them if you would have died from it.

    And why did they pop off the U-bolts to put on a shock? Weird.
     
  15. Mar 18, 2010 at 9:06 PM
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    jwhelan

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    Heres a pic.....

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  16. Mar 18, 2010 at 9:08 PM
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    rab89

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    shit, I'd show them, then tell them your bringing it to toyota to figure out your vibration, and you'll be by with the repair bill.
     
  17. Mar 18, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    jwhelan

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  18. Mar 18, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    wait, why the fuck did they have the u bolts off to install new shocks? did they do an AAL too?
     
  19. Mar 18, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Whoely shit!!!!
     
  20. Mar 18, 2010 at 9:12 PM
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    jwhelan

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    yes AAL also
     
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