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Old 06-25-2009, 02:14 PM
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dropped axle alignment

While I'm waiting to get the intake back on my hot rod, I started to check the alignment. I have a TCI tube axle with wishbones, transverse spring of course and panhard bar. I measured the front tires and set them to be the same distance apart at the front and back. I have also measured the rear four links, frame to axle and length of rod end to rod end, and everythng seems to be square. What else do I need to do/can I do to get things as close as I can?

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set steering.

with the wheels pointed straight ahead disconnect the drag link and center the steering gear. turn the steering full right then count the turns full left then back to the center. if necessary pull the steering wheel and reset the wheel to the right spoke location then see if you need to adjust the drag link.
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