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Old 04-08-2012, 12:29 AM
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I think in a nut shell the link where it pivots needs to be as close to the same area as the pivot of the lower control arm.

The "length" of the center link hasn't a bit to do with anything, other than the the pivot needs to be the same as the lower control arm so when the knuckle (spindle) goes up and down the inner/outer tie rod assemblies have the same arch. If they have a different arch they effectively will have different "lengths" than the control arm and thus you will have "bump steer".

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