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Old 07-20-2014, 11:12 AM   #331
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it was my understanding that almost all vehicles are designed with a tail shaft that has a -3 deg slope or (downhill slope)
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Old 07-20-2014, 11:15 AM   #332
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lowering the frint will have little affect on the angle of the shaft.
True, but the car needs the correct stance, a slight rake from the back to the front, and not 4x4 tire clearance.
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Old 07-20-2014, 04:30 PM   #333
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True, but the car needs the correct stance, a slight rake from the back to the front, and not 4x4 tire clearance.
yeah, i know. when i was 16 my car had gabriel high jackers with 120 lbs of air, lol. well i'm no longer 16 and my cars sit lower than stock.
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Old 07-26-2014, 09:09 AM   #334
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Well my car is lowered by 2" all around with a nice looking stance. It has a very slight rake, same as before using a level between the wheel wells. Used reverse eye grab a traks and cut one full coil from the fronts. Time to drive and settle out, then re-measure the angles.
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