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Author Topic:   4-link question
avenger 11
Dirt Forum Racer

Total posts: 88
posted May 12, 2004 07:42 PM  
I am putting a 4-link on my left rear,and I need to know if I should run the links angled inward or out.On my two-link I had the left rear trailing arm angling in.

Ego Racing
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 724
posted May 12, 2004 07:58 PM  
The links on the rear should be parallel to the frame, not angled in or out. Angleing the bars causes more rear steer and possable bind in the rear, not to mention the links are not desighned to be put in load in two directions. With the rear sitting at ride height the bars should be straight.

dirtbuster
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 2007
posted May 12, 2004 08:07 PM  
straight or toed in a just a little. Keep in mind that as teh car rolls over the axle will move left some and will put more 'toe in'angle in the left side.

zeroracing
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 1875
posted May 13, 2004 05:32 AM  
mine are slightly toed out on the lr, so that way when the car hikes up a small amount it will be in line.

boas51
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 190
posted May 13, 2004 07:20 AM  
mine are straight on the left, in on the right, at ride height.

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