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Old 10-27-2001, 10:17 PM   #1 (permalink)
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ok i just got a 1976 scout II for $500 it runs and has a good body so now i need to do some suspension work who makes the best sprimgs for the front i am going to do a S.O.A. on the rear but i dont wish to do this to the front aney info would be help full
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Old 10-27-2001, 11:34 PM   #2 (permalink)
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<STRONG>ok i just got a 1976 scout II for $500 it runs and has a good body so now i need to do some suspension work who makes the best sprimgs for the front i am going to do a S.O.A. on the rear but i dont wish to do this to the front aney info would be help full</STRONG>
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ok i have serched for 7 hours now and found a lot of help full info but what are triangle's and dose the $42 caster corector deal actuly work i do half to drive my scout 60 miles a day at rush hour

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Old 10-29-2001, 04:54 PM   #4 (permalink)
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<STRONG>ok i have serched for 7 hours now and found a lot of help full info but what are triangle's and dose the $42 caster corector deal actuly work i do half to drive my scout 60 miles a day at rush hour

thanks much for all the help</STRONG>

Triangle are a brand of spring, like skyjacker, etc. Many scout owners really like the Triangle brand of lift spring.

The caster correctors will make a huge difference in a long commute. Much easier if the rig likes to go straight. I drove with zero caster (factory), negative caster (very, very bad idea), and now 6 degrees of positive caster. Much, much safer. I now feel comfortable taking the longer drives I dreaded before. I was a serious safety hazard with that negative caster.

Spend the money. Your nerves will appreciate it.
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