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Old 05-16-2005, 07:58 PM   #1
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K50 is hurt!

Ok guys what do ya'll see wrong here.

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Old 05-16-2005, 08:03 PM   #2
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the frame is a little bent. I've got a great one out of a 84 model you wanna buy it?
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I should have got longer shocks. Looks the shock is bending the frame down when the axle is flexing out. I guess I'll pull the shocks off the front untill I can rebuild it.
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what shocks are you running? what length are they, compressed and extended?
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are you running pro comp 9000's? I was going to order some this past weekend but didn't. I will probably just keep running mine with out shocks. Seems to work fine sitting in the shop.
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16" travel Pro Comp shocks 32" over all.

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You're saying the shocks are bottoming out at full extension when flexing - as in the shocks are what stop the down travel? or they do not have enough compression room and are pushing up??
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I read it as an extension problem: shocks pulling down, twisting top of frame outward.
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looks like a little of both, but more on full extension. I'm sure your shocks are what stop your down travel. You could run limiting straps.
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I think it's compression, if it was pulling the frame outward there would be two bends, one in frt and one behind the shock. and the indentation just in front of the bend would be up not down. I'm thinking he needs to move the shock towers up higher.
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It is an extension problem. The bottom of the frame is going in and is causing the top to get that crease. I needed shocks with 18" of travel, but did not have the money then. I was going to add some straps, but then I read how the Pro Comps have bump stops built into them. Besides I not out jumping with it, right?
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Could you use a come-a-long to true it back up, more or less, then weld in some square stock to brace?
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what about boxing the frame through that area??? it could send the forces elsewhere requiring more boxing and alot more damage...
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We are going to try to strengthen it somehow, am not going to leave my buddy stranded if possible. I can't wait to see him get a tube chassis though, very cool.
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