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Old 04-16-2011, 09:38 AM
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Default What causes you to lose control of your truck when you hit a bump?

What causes you to lose control of your truck when you hit a pretty size bump? I purchase some sway links, cause there gone.LOL Anything else.
Ball joints would cause that problem too,right?
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Old 04-16-2011, 09:40 AM
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you talking about the ass end kicking out...?
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Old 04-16-2011, 09:45 AM
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you talking about the ass end kicking out...?
Yes
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Old 04-16-2011, 09:45 AM
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Default Re: What causes you to lose control of your truck when you hit a bump?

Alot of factors. Speed, tires, if its the rear could be lack of weight and also depends on road conditions
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Old 04-16-2011, 09:50 AM
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shocks my friend, get new ones and dont get the ones that come up when you push down. Get the ones that when you push down they stay down, like rancho's or BDS etc. My dads 2wd had the same problem he bought the gabriel ultras, his truck bounced all over the place. We swapped shocks, I had the rancho rs, his problem solved. My truck didnt much matter since I run 400 lbs in the back for plowing. Try that, I bet it will help if not fix it
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Old 04-16-2011, 09:52 AM
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shocks my friend, get new ones and dont get the ones that come up when you push down. Get the ones that when you push down they stay down, like rancho's or BDS etc. My dads 2wd had the same problem he bought the gabriel ultras, his truck bounced all over the place. We swapped shocks, I had the rancho rs, his problem solved. My truck didnt much matter since I run 400 lbs in the back for plowing. Try that, I bet it will help if not fix it
exactly,, shocks being the biggest issue..
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Old 04-16-2011, 10:17 AM
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shocks my friend, get new ones and dont get the ones that come up when you push down. Get the ones that when you push down they stay down, like rancho's or BDS etc. My dads 2wd had the same problem he bought the gabriel ultras, his truck bounced all over the place. We swapped shocks, I had the rancho rs, his problem solved. My truck didnt much matter since I run 400 lbs in the back for plowing. Try that, I bet it will help if not fix it

LOL, "get new one" , They look like they been on there since it roll out of the factory. Looks like Rancho website is down for maintenance. I have to differently check it out when there back up.

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