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Old 05-02-2012, 11:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Fj40 spacer question

Searched but did not find an answer to my question so here goes. I have a pair of 2" spacers and a pair of 1.5" spacers for the FJ40. Installed the 2" on the front and have a 64-64.5" track width (center of tires), the rear is the 1.5" spacers for a 63-63.5" track width (center of tires). Am I better off with more front track width, more rear, or run it square? It is SOA, 39.5 iroks, driven to the trail.

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Old 05-03-2012, 06:38 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I don't see a problem. The front is wider than the rear anyway. Keep an eye on the lugs holding the spacers on and also the trunion bearings in the knuckles.
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Allot of guys run a narrower rear including me. A narrower rear allows the rear to make it around obstacles a bit easier.

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Searched but did not find an answer to my question so here goes. I have a pair of 2" spacers and a pair of 1.5" spacers for the FJ40. Installed the 2" on the front and have a 64-64.5" track width (center of tires), the rear is the 1.5" spacers for a 63-63.5" track width (center of tires). Am I better off with more front track width, more rear, or run it square? It is SOA, 39.5 iroks, driven to the trail.

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Old 05-03-2012, 04:39 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Old 05-03-2012, 07:59 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Thanks guys, I will leave her how she sits.
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