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Best way to do steering???

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by camok5, Feb 21, 2004.

  1. camok5

    camok5 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    I just finished putting my 1 tons on and a 6inch lift using custom Deaver springs. My problem now is that the blazer is my daily driver and the springs are to soft to remove the swaybar for crossover steering. I put a spacer block to help level the steering but it is still to much of an angle. I dont want to use a drop drag link because I have bent them before when jumping. Any sugestions on a better way??? /forums/images/graemlins/thinking.gif
     
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    sled_dog 1 ton status

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    Drop pitman arm?
     
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    camok5 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    any idea on who makes the best one...
     
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    adjustable shocks and crossover.
    or dual shocks for the road remove one for the trail
    grant
     
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    camok5 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    I have rancho 9000s but these springs are REALLY soft.
     
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    The best thing is to sell that block and order a Sky manufacturing crossover steering kit for $319 to your door.
     
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    sled_dog 1 ton status

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    are you getting a cut from sky the way you push that around here? His springs are too soft to lose the swaybar. As I see it the only option to go with crossovoer would be some custom sway bar setup.
     
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    I looked at doing a custom swaybar and its more trouble then its worth.
     
  9. Seventy4Blazer

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    i would look into a second set of shocks then. mount them with hich pins top and bottom. make them a bit shorte on the down stroke so as to use the internal bumps ad down restrictors. then the up leave enough room for them to fully compress if needed along with the other shocks. use the least expensive toughest shocks you can find. then you wont have any problems. by limiting the down stroke it will act a bit like a sway bar.

    id look for some stock replacement monroes for a 1 ton or so.
    Grant
     

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