another question for you eddie. i installed rock krawler’s 2.5 max travel kit. kit came with front lower adjustable arms but not uppers. the kit says to adjust the arms to X for a 2.5 kit, X for a 3.5 kit, yadda yadda.
A more serious issue is damage to your front axle, since it is integral to steering ability. Signs of a bad axle include a clicking noise whenever you turn the car, or whole-vehicle vibration when you're driving.
If you’re wondering how much a wheel alignment cost, then you’ve come to the right place. Find price comparison and details about front or rear alignments.
To avoid roll-overs, especially in performance and sports cars, engineers try to design the suspension so that the tire maintains better alignment with the road during cornering, which allows the tire tread to have better or full road contact even while the car body/frame sways (a good stabilizer bar --sometimes called sway bar --will help a great deal with this, but even with a good ...
FRONT END REPAIRS Most front end work can be done by anyone with a little mechanical ability. NO SPECIAL TOOLS ARE NEEDED! A good hammer, properly used, can be substituted for the special tie rod and ball
Ever had that feeling your ATV or Side x Side didn’t know where it wanted to be on the trail, darting from one side to the other like a beagle chasing a rabbit and you were just along for the ride?
Wanna try your own alignment? It's not too hard, and after a couple of times of doing it, you can do a check in under 30 minutes. The steps I outline here allow you to check toe and camber in a pretty repeatable way (within 0.5mm toe, 0.1 deg camber) with tools that cost a total of maybe $50.
BioPatent Sm Intellectual Property Services Replacing Tie Rods and Front End Alignment Gary L. Baker, Esq. Patent Attorney. If you can shake your front wheel and it jiggles where the tie rod attaches to the steering knuckle, you need new outer tie rods.
FRONT SUSPENSION. Question: Do I take your comments (below) to mean that 1-1/2 to 2" is the acceptable play in the steering box? Mine has always had that much (maybe just a little more).
Miata Wheel Alignment. Lucas, Prince of Darkness. PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE PAGE before taking the specs to your alignment shop. Even better, print this page and ask the technician to discuss it with you before he starts.