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Old 03-19-2013, 09:53 AM   #1
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Drop pitman arm

I put a 3" lift on my jk does anyone know if I need a different pitman arm or is stock one ok

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Old 03-19-2013, 09:56 AM   #2
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Keep the OE Pitman Arm unless you Installed a Drop Trackbar Bracket.

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Old 03-19-2013, 10:10 AM   #3
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Keep the OE Pitman Arm unless you Installed a Drop Trackbar Bracket.
Ok yea I put on a rear track bar bracket
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A rear track bar relocation system is included to perfectly center the axle under your JK
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Old 03-19-2013, 10:19 AM   #4
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That kinda correction in the front is not always needed. Install a adjustable track bar to center the axle and that's it.

The rear axle bracket will reposition the axle close to center. More for handling/roll center.
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did someone say drop pitman arm!??!
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Old 03-19-2013, 10:39 AM   #6
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That kinda correction in the front is not always needed. Install a adjustable track bar to center the axle and that's it.

The rear axle bracket will reposition the axle close to center. More for handling/roll center.
Yea that's it I didn't relocate anything in front
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Old 03-19-2013, 11:05 AM   #7
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The DPA is for front steering correction. You would do that instead of flipping the drag link on top of the knuckle.
Typically not needed unless running 3-4" of lift.

Running a DPA by itself without dropping the track bar as well will make matters worse and cause bumpsteer.

Another negative to a DPA is added stress on the sector shaft and steering box.
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Old 03-19-2013, 11:08 AM   #8
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The DPA is for front steering correction. You would do that instead of flipping the drag link on top of the knuckle.
Typically not needed unless running 3-4" of lift.

Running a DPA by itself without dropping the track bar as well will make matters worse and cause bumpsteer.

Another negative to a DPA is added stress on the sector shaft and steering box.
So is thAt a no lol
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Rofl ^^^

I think he has one already
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