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Author Topic:   Rear trailing arm angle?
bandit_74
Dirt Newbie

Total posts: 3
posted August 29, 2005 08:28 PM  
Mine are angled down from the chassis to the rearend mounts(I have adjustable holes on the lower rearend mounts).
I was looking at some other cars and theres are level from the chassis mounts to the rearend mounts.
Is there any advantage in changing the lower arm angles?

jay116
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 428
posted August 30, 2005 07:58 AM  
do you want to have forward bit?

WesternAuto17
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 569
posted August 30, 2005 12:29 PM  
Yes, forward bite is traction up off the corner.

CLBaker25
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 193
posted August 31, 2005 06:53 AM  
Raising your angle in your lower links will give you more forward bite more quickly the only disadvantage to this is the car may get loose at towards the end of the straights. If you are having that problem then I would reduce the angle a little.

kenny petitt
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 32
posted August 31, 2005 05:30 PM  
Is the left side[driver] on the rear end and the right on the frame. if so how would you mount the bar higher on the drivers side or lower?

    

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