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Unread 08-23-2013, 11:48 AM   #12181
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We must have different shakes then. I can hold the wheel just fine but the thing still shakes like a hooker on a Friday night. So it's not the driver.
I know I'm just kidding. I had it very bad too... Couldn't drive more than 35 miles an hour without it feeling like the front end was going to just tear off and do it's own thing.

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Unread 08-23-2013, 12:30 PM   #12182
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I cured my death wobble by working out and just gripping the steering wheel harder. :P
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Unread 08-23-2013, 12:37 PM   #12183
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Honestly I don't really care... I have no plan whatsoever, just a blank canvas of 3 days off of work. I would say Courger Buttes or Calico if it weren't for the heat. I've been at Big Bear my past 2 trips out, but I still haven't hit all the trails there and it's freakin' beautiful... There's a few campgrounds off 3n16 that you could get a toy hauler into, but they don't have hookups.
Yeah I probably won't take my fifth wheel to BB. Doesn't mean we can't run some trails up there though.

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Unread 08-23-2013, 03:12 PM   #12184
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Yeah I probably won't take my fifth wheel to BB. Doesn't mean we can't run some trails up there though.

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Cool. I'm going to tentatively plan on getting up there Saturday morning early then and camping until Sunday afternoon unless something better comes along!
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Unread 08-23-2013, 03:17 PM   #12185
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I know I'm just kidding. I had it very bad too... Couldn't drive more than 35 miles an hour without it feeling like the front end was going to just tear off and do it's own thing.
I know! Lol.
What'd you do to fix yours?
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Unread 08-23-2013, 04:05 PM   #12186
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It was the track bar and lower control arm bushings. The track bar, I could visibly see the movement on the frame side when doing Mr.Buck's wiggle test. The control arm bushings you could visibly see were destroyed from bashing on rocks... Here's a pic.
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Unread 08-23-2013, 06:20 PM   #12187
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It was the track bar and lower control arm bushings. The track bar, I could visibly see the movement on the frame side when doing Mr.Buck's wiggle test. The control arm bushings you could visibly see were destroyed from bashing on rocks... Here's a pic.
Didn't you order MC arms?? Are those in now?
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Unread 08-23-2013, 06:23 PM   #12188
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Yup. And have been in for a few months
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Unread 08-23-2013, 06:39 PM   #12189
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Yup. And have been in for a few months
Rad.

I'm actually going through my front end tomorrow, something feels loose and it creaks. I have their track bar to install too. Pretty sure my old teraflex has seen better days.
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Unread 08-23-2013, 06:53 PM   #12190
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Unread 08-23-2013, 06:59 PM   #12191
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Haha they sent me that kit, had no idea what it was. Funny thing is the trackbar already came with all that hardware, I must have ordered right when they upgraded, and they sent me the hardware regardless. Solid folks.
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Unread 08-23-2013, 07:29 PM   #12192
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Unread 08-23-2013, 08:16 PM   #12193
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Anyone have recommendations for control arm bushings? I'm thinking of these because its a whole kit. But I'm completely open to suggestions.

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Unread 08-24-2013, 12:14 AM   #12194
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For OEM arms?
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Unread 08-24-2013, 12:39 AM   #12195
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