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Author Topic:   Switch upper control arms
tyfyter
Member
posted August 15, 2002 10:18 PM
Anyone ever switch upper front control arms on a Monte? Left to right and right to left. Does this help dial in caster?


Rookieracer76
Member
posted August 16, 2002 09:42 AM
I've switched them over on my 77 monte. I couldnt tell that much of a big difference.


Dunbar
Member
posted August 16, 2002 11:56 AM
I've never changed them around but I can up most promise you that you wont get nothin out of swapping them around. My own opinon is that you'll just we wasting your time.


dode
Member
posted August 19, 2002 12:10 AM
quote:
Originally posted by Dunbar:
I've never changed them around but I can up most promise you that you wont get nothin out of swapping them around. My own opinon is that you'll just we wasting your time.

And your basis for this is what?

John


istock59
Member
posted August 19, 2002 12:42 PM
There's guys around here that used to swap them, before the rules said you couldn't.

Really I think the only thing you gain by doing it is a bunch of caster on both sides. Or at least on a Metric chassis.

ssanto
Member
posted August 20, 2002 01:41 PM
my buddy runs on asphault. he runs left side upper control arms on both sides. He said it helped a lot with dialing in the caster. But then again on dirt I don't know how much caster you run.

-Sal

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