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Old 04-25-2008, 09:26 AM
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ok so my next mods are lca's and hopefully m/t et streets. do i need an adjustable one or will any aftermarket lca do the trick. as a college student i dont have a lot of money to spend.
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Old 04-26-2008, 12:49 PM
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Are you going to lower your caror ever install a 1-piece driveshaft ?

If answer is no then you do not need adjustable LCAs.
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Old 04-26-2008, 12:51 PM
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I've heard that not all 1 piece driveshafts require adjustment of pinion angles.
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Old 04-26-2008, 12:54 PM
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My car isn't lowered and I can tell you for sure that the 4" Shaftmasters does not change the pinion angle. Dave from Shaftmasters took measurements off my car and the pinion angle was dead on. He asked me to measure it so he could confirm on another forum where someone said it changed the angle.
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Old 04-29-2008, 03:08 AM
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I got the adj. just to cover myself for later just in case, wasn't much of a price difference +$10, non-adjvs adj. so I said what the hell !! lol

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Old 04-29-2008, 12:09 PM
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The D/S doesn't change the pinion angle...lowering the car changes the angle but the 1 piece does notbend to account for the pinion change like the stock D/S does. You need adj. upper to change the pinion angle.
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The D/S doesn't change the pinion angle...lowering the car changes the angle but the 1 piece does notbend to account for the pinion change like the stock D/S does. You need adj. upper to change the pinion angle.
upper or lower adj.
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