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Old 07-01-2013, 12:05 PM   #1
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Lower control arm mount - question about angled or flush?

So my previous owner snapped off the passenger side control arm mount to the front axle and did a horrible job of reattaching it. I've currently got my front end out to get it regeared and once I got it out I realized that the two mounts were slightly angled and not sitting flush on the axle. Even the one that appears to be stock and never modified.

I've already got a pair of stronger mounts that I ordered from Quadratec but they don't appear to be angled or offset at all. My question is will these new ones work okay? Do I need to get them welded on slightly offset ? I'm concerned that once I go to bolt everything back up that I won't be able to get things to line up properly....

I can go take pictures if that would help.

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Old 10-26-2013, 06:57 AM   #2
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I just bought new mounts for my 97 and will be welding them on soon. My plan is to install them just as they came from the supplier, which is straight. I was wondering, did you find the answer to your questions? If so what was the outcome? I dont want to find out later I missed something.

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Old 10-26-2013, 11:09 PM   #3
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Ended up giving them to the shop that did the work and just having them weld them on straight up with no further instructions. Everything went back together fine... I think they are cut properly to make everything work.
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