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Old February 22nd, 2009, 06:37 PM   #1
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i just bought a 2wd sierra and would like a decent lift on it but the UCA's are too short for anything over 2 inches of lift. has anyone here made control arms or have any advice on making some? im considering using heims in place of ball joints
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Old February 22nd, 2009, 07:02 PM   #2
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Talk to JCR. They make a good product and pretty quick.
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Old February 22nd, 2009, 09:50 PM   #3
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i think i would use a uniball not a heim that way you could just rebuild them instead of replace.
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also go look around on some of the desert sites lots of used stuff for sale
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uniballs for sure. For some real ideas i would look at some baja/prerunning sites.
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makie sure your looking at prerunners or daily driven vehicles on that site and not race trucks( they get torn down every race and heims replaced)
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