Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiasts!

Go Back   Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiasts! > > >
Forgot Password? Join Us!

Welcome to Ford Ranger Forum

Thread Tools Search this Thread

Old 07-11-2011, 09:51 PM
Tom Tom is offline
Ranger Enthusiast
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 6,826
Default Re: Help With Spindles.

Originally Posted by HazardousRanger View Post
^^ the snout?
The shiny piece sticking out that the wheel slides onto.
2006 Ford Ranger Sport 4.0 2WD on 32x11.50R15s
-3" Doetsch Spindle Lift

Using the forum:
How to Post on the Forum
Creating a signature (do this before asking any questions)
Upload an Avatar (image of your Ranger)
How to Post Pictures on the Forum
Switch the site layout: Light Theme or Dark Theme

Things to do:
Participate in Truck of the Month
Participate in the Ranger Photo Contest
Participate in the Non-Automotive Photo Contest
Become a Site Contributor
Shop at the Store
Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2011, 09:53 PM
HazardousRanger HazardousRanger is offline
Hazardous to Your Health!
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 9,995
Default Re: Help With Spindles.

thats what i thought thanks
Ford Ranger Edge Supercab, 2004 3.0 Auto, 2WD, 4.10 Axle 31x10.5x15 BF Goodrich All Terrain T/A KO's

My Truck Is My Mountain Bike's Ride!

Class III hitch, Rhino Bedliner, Almost Maxed T-Bar Crank, Tuff Country Add A Leaf, Custom Low Anchor Points, OEM ('99) Tow Hooks, Pro Comp Offroad Lights , Mustang Dome Light, Clear Corners, Slim Toolbox, Blinker Mod,Cargo Brake Light Mod,Expo Lighted Visors, Ultra Silverstar heads/fogs, Fog/high mod, Reverse/switched lights, Bike Fork Mounts
Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2011, 06:38 AM
FFparker FFparker is offline
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 3,644
Default Re: Help With Spindles.

Originally Posted by Tom View Post
Lift spindles are indeed the same size as stock spindles, the snout is just 3" lower, thus lifting the truck 3".

However you do not have a torsion bar suspension, thus torsion bar spindles will not work.
ohh that makes sense. I thought torsion bar suspension didn'n use spindles?
1999 2.5L XLT
Herculiner | Kobalt tool box | K&N Filter | 6k HID's | 31's BFG | Eagle Alloy 186s | 102'' Whip | Cobra 19 DX IV | Fabtech 3.5 Spindles | Pro Comp AAL kit | 15% Tint | Mustang Dome
Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2011, 07:13 AM
01B3000 01B3000 is offline
Needs moar chrome....
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 1,319
Default Re: Help With Spindles.

Torsion bar 4x4 dont use spindles, The 2wd Edge's (2wd Torsion Bar) Use spindles.
2001 Mazda B-3000 CabPlus "FX2 Off Road"| 3.0 | 5 SPD | 3 In Spindle Lift | Belltech Shackles | UltraGauge |Alpine Head / 10" Kicker Setup | Air Box Mod | Add-A-Leaf| Thrush Welded B4 Rear Wheel | Kobalt Box | Cobra 19 DX IV | Custom PA Speaker | Front/Rear Tow Receiver | 2X Aux Lights | Hideaway Strobes | Back Rack Safety Rack | Amber LED Strobes | Blue LED Strobes | 265/75/R16 General Grabber AT2's
Originally Posted by Clinton View Post
I like little girls...........
RIP Jason
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Well I got spindles.. FFparker General Ford Ranger Discussion 0 07-10-2011 07:00 PM
Looking for Spindles devster Lifted Suspension 3 10-28-2010 10:33 PM
[SOLD] Spindles 05RangerEdge Suspension Parts 5 08-07-2010 12:20 PM
Installing spindles ec_dago_ryder Lifted Suspension 11 01-28-2010 12:05 AM
Need spindles ec_dago_ryder Lifted Suspension 14 12-19-2009 05:18 PM