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Author Topic:   toe set up
Dirt Newbie

Total posts: 1
posted July 28, 2004 09:23 AM  
Can more toe out cause the car to push on entry. we have a dw 8 3 link we can't get the push out We run 52%X 54%L 56-7%R LF650 RF750 LR200 RR150 nolead caster camber and ridehieghts set off set up sheet from dirtworks track has been dry slick easy up schocks on front tie down left rear 94rr car rolls over quite abite thanks for any help lost in the push

Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 115
posted July 28, 2004 11:00 AM  
A lot of toe out, as when something is bent, can cause all kinds of erratic handling. However the car will usually turn Ok, it will just dart all over the place down the straights. If you are toed in it will normally push badly on entry. I run 1/8 to 3/16 out normally.

Dirt Forum Racer

Total posts: 87
posted July 28, 2004 02:09 PM  
Sounds like you may have a brake balance problem? Try to dial some more rear in it.

Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 755
posted July 29, 2004 07:23 AM  
Don't think your toe setting is the problem as long as your about an 1/8-1/4" out.

-Make sure your getting the car "set" good upon corner entry.

-Try a little more leftside weight percentage.

-You could decrease your left front spring rate. Maybe some of the dirtworks guys would have a better idea if that should be done or not?

Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 2007
posted July 29, 2004 07:55 AM  
where is the push. entry middle or exit?

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