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death wobble

Discussion in '40- & 55-Series Tech' started by FJ40Dude75, Feb 3, 2003.

  1. FJ40Dude75

    FJ40Dude75

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    what causes death wobble I have chacked my king pin bearings and ubolts all good replaced stock stabilizer and put a roancho on I have 4" lift springs and 1"lift shackles and 6 degree shims because I listened to a dumb a** I am taking those out this week could this be my preob or should I look elsewhere ???
     
  2. woody

    woody Internet Fireman Staff Member

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    might be shims...when you installed them, they tipped the front pinion down, correct?

    wheel bearings, tie rod ends, balanced tires, mud in a rim, spring bushings.....all can contribute.
     
  3. Gumby

    Gumby Supamod Staff Member s-Moderator

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    Mine was spring bushings. I have heard of cracked frame too. Hope it's not that.