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Old 03-18-2012, 09:27 PM
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Default I loathe Torsion bars

Can I just say here, now, how much I hate torsion bars...what a PIA they are....

Coil overs for the front are soo much easier...
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Old 03-18-2012, 10:17 PM
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i think a story is in order here
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Old 03-18-2012, 10:44 PM
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Yes, do tell.
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Old 03-19-2012, 02:32 PM
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Well, after a long weekend modding shocks, springs, adding airbags, diff drop install, I did the Torsion bars last and was probably a bit tired in the mind.....

I lined up the marks in line with each other, so when I lowered the truck the tires went through the fender walls.....just kidding...not quite that bad but low, low, like a low rider..

Anyway, after a nice laugh with Mr. Antonson, he cleared up my error and all is good. We had a good laugh and it was a breeze from there.

Just have to add the belly plate and lower link boots and wait for a bumper solution...I am getting closer every day....

It will be nice to have a rig ready for the season again soon!
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Old 03-19-2012, 11:07 PM
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Uh, yeah they do. I guess on the heavy cruisers they ride better. They suck on mini trucks. Ride is garbage.
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Old 03-21-2012, 09:13 AM
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So you are saying there is a very large amount of adjustability of ride height out of a single spring? I don't see how that is a bad thing?
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Old 03-21-2012, 09:40 AM
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I guess you could SAS and 3 link the front if you want coilovers.
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Old 03-21-2012, 10:03 AM
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Or get a new vehicle... it's about time now isn't it?
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