Originally Posted by bonez
those plates are for the 8.8 im pretty sure though? so how can the plate be spreading the ubolt apart? i guess i should mention that its not tight in the picture, just sitting there with finger tight on the threads. axle is still on jack stands in my garage. the ubolts were bent up today and the guy did them on the witdth of the holes on the backing plaites..w.if that makes any sense
you said the plates are for an 8.8. i'm assuming with the 4 banger you have 7.5. they are two different diameters. if he bent them to the 8.8 plates, they would be slightly larger.
i had some made and he held them up to the axle then bent them.