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Unread 06-22-2013, 06:26 PM   #751
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Where's the video of you in the rocks???

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That vid was the best I got they wouldnt let my buddy take a vid from close by.

Steering linkage and tre off

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Unread 06-22-2013, 09:21 PM   #752
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Bad angle but if you look at the sway bar links you can see how off center the axle is.

And you can sort of see where the track bar kinked.
LOL sort of see? That thing is messed up! Reminds me of what I did to my IRO trackbar when I ran it.

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I can get the zj stuff at advance for cost. So it may be worth sticking with that.
The bend in the ZJ tie rod makes it weak and they like to fold easily there. I wouldn't even waste my money. I'd either do the IRO replacement or just get another stock one for now.
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Wish I would have had internet out in the boondocks to tell you about the wj crossover steering swap. 100x better than the crappy Y set up and it would have been way cheaper.
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Unread 06-23-2013, 07:05 AM   #755
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Ripped it all off yesterday.

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Any tips on aligning it with a ZJ set up?
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Any tips on aligning it with a ZJ set up?
Roll it down a hill in the back yard, if you miss the house, it needs straightened.
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You're gonna be eyeballing it I assume. Just go based on a stock setup. Measure the distance between the backs of the tires, and the distance between the fronts of the tires, and make them match. Get it close, and take it in for an alignment if needed.
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You're gonna be eyeballing it I assume. Just go based on a stock setup. Measure the distance between the backs of the tires, and the distance between the fronts of the tires, and make them match. Get it close, and take it in for an alignment if needed.
Eye balling it for now, because I'll probably have to re-adjust it slightly once the new track bar is on.

Then I'll get it as close as possible measuring, if need be, alignment.
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Unread 06-23-2013, 09:17 AM   #761
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Eye balling it for now, because I'll probably have to re-adjust it slightly once the new track bar is on.

Then I'll get it as close as possible measuring, if need be, alignment.
You'll have to find a shop that isn't gonna tell you "we can't do that cuz you don't have stock size tires."
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Any tips on aligning it with a ZJ set up?
Same as aligning it with factory XJ setup http://jeep-xj.info/HowtoAlignment.htm
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New stuff on, now I just wait for the track bar.
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New stuff on, now I just wait for the track bar.
Whose Fiero?
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Whose Fiero?
My dad's, I'm borrowing it.
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