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Old 08-03-2015, 08:17 PM   #1
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Extending torque arms?

I just picked up a set of round torque arms ( I have square ones on my 98 E350) and I'm thinking about cutting them, putting sleeve (re-welding) and making them longer by about .500-.750in with would push axle foreword and allow me to run little bigger tires. What do you guys think about that idea? Any input will be greatly appreciated
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Old 08-03-2015, 08:45 PM   #2
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Extending torque arms?

I don't know about cutting and re-welding, suppose it's doable. I got a set of adjustable from CCV, boulder off road also makes a nice longer fixed set. Just FYI, I think in the end to get proper clearance for 315's we had to move the axle forward about 1.25"-1.5" from stock, but doing so we ran into clearance issues with the track bar, so that had to be re-worked along with a custom mount to bring it back into alignment, also put on new bigger sway bar with end links, ride is greatly improved, esp with Ramsey's kit. Good luck!
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