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funinoly

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rear wheel spacers
« on: September 15, 2013, 11:04:53 PM »
I see that there are wheel spacers avalailable. anybody with an opinion of 2.5" wheel spacers?
thanks

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Re: rear wheel spacers
« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2013, 04:34:53 AM »
Wheel spacers are bad. They increase the leverage on your wheels bearings. If you are talking the front, they cause scrub where the tire moves front to back as it is turned. It will rip your yoke out of your hand when you hit a hole. The only proper way to widen out the front end is longer A-arms.

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Re: rear wheel spacers
« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2013, 07:20:18 AM »
thanks for the input