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Old July 16th, 2010, 04:18 AM   #1
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castor for a scout dana 44

was wondering if anybody knew what degree i should set the castor at on a dana 44 that came out of a scout , i know they came with 0 degrees thanks darrell
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Old July 16th, 2010, 08:40 AM   #2
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in general you want to have around 4-6 degree's of positive caster. Castor is what causes the steering to return to center so without it driving gets a bit scary.
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Old July 16th, 2010, 11:55 AM   #3
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jim nut is correct. but I would look up the stock castor for the vehicle it's going into set the C's to that, then adjust from there after setting your pinion angle.
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Old July 24th, 2010, 10:37 AM   #4
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Depending on what kind of steering you're using, I'd set it up for between 6 and 10 degrees positive. Anything less than 6 gets twitchy at speed.
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Old July 25th, 2010, 02:34 PM   #5
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I agree with 6 degrees being the minimum.
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Old August 20th, 2010, 01:46 AM   #6
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thanks for the help guys , i forgot i even posted this on here untill today when i went to work on the jeep , cant wait to get it done and go play

thanks darrell
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