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Old 03-23-2013, 11:27 PM   #1
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installed 3" zone lift have a few questions

Me an my pops installed a 3" zone lift kit today everything went pretty smooth. I took it for a drive after and some things don't seem right. For starters my front end bounces alot and when I turn somewhat tight its almost like im in 4wd. What might be causing this?

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Old 03-24-2013, 01:55 AM   #2
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Me an my pops installed a 3" zone lift kit today everything went pretty smooth. I took it for a drive after and some things don't seem right. For starters my front end bounces alot and when I turn somewhat tight its almost like im in 4wd. What might be causing this?
Go back through your installation instructions as if a check list...you now need an alignment so get into the shop...ask for their lead tech' and ask him to give you a quick check up...oh...and give him a Starbucks card!

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Old 03-24-2013, 03:46 AM   #3
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You adjust toe?
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Old 03-24-2013, 10:04 AM   #4
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I most definetly need an alignment for sure, the zone lift came with brackets for the sway bar links maybe there not positioned correct?
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Sway bars links won't affect alignment. The toe spec changes when you lift.
Assuming negative but I'm not sure.
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Old 03-24-2013, 10:38 AM   #6
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Sway bars links won't affect alignment. The toe spec changes when you lift.
Assuming negative but I'm not sure.
KJ'a right. Plus, toe is all that can be adjusted anyway. Set it at about a 1/8" toe in to start with and see how it feels. Also, check to see if your axle is centered under the front. If you lifted it 3" it surely shot the axle to the drivers side. Before I put my RK track bar on my axle was 3/4" over to the DS. It felt like it was fighting itself in turns too. Now it feels normal.
Check out those two areas!
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Old 03-24-2013, 01:49 PM   #7
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I plan to set my toe tomorrow an check everything over! Im ordering a JKS adjustable track bar an possible a sye kit w/rear driveshaft also, any suggestions on a sye/driveshaft combo?
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For drive shaft I would say Tom woods drive shafts!
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Old 03-24-2013, 10:53 PM   #9
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That's where im heading just need to find a good place to get it!
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For drive shaft I would say Tom woods drive shafts!
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