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Degrees of shim....I did a search...

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Muddytazz, Dec 10, 2002.

  1. Muddytazz

    Muddytazz 1 ton status

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    Like I said, I did a search and couldn't find anything or am i just blind this early in the morning. Front driveshaft, tcase output and diff yoke, what is the max degrees they should be off from each other?
     
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    TX Mudder 1/2 ton status

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    Ideally, one degree.
    I have heard that up to 3 degrees = no vibes, but that's just conjecture.
    -- Mike
     
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    Are they supposed to be the same angle? Or would 1 degree be perfect?
     
  4. Muddytazz

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    From what I understand, they are supposed to be parallel from each other to within 3*.
     

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