rod end setup for links - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource
Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiast!

Go Back   Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource Arrow Ranger-Forums Technical Forum Arrow Suspension Tech Arrow Solid Axle Swaps

Solid Axle Swaps General discussion of solid axle swaps for the Ford Ranger.

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-02-2011
Thread Starter

I am: Kirk Nygaard-Petersen
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Chilliwack, B.C.
Vehicle: 1993 Ford Ranger
Posts: 46
Total Props: 0
rod end setup for links

Just curious on what you guys with link suspensions, 3 or 4, are using for rod ends?
As of right now Im thinking of using a threaded johnny joint at both ends of my links, one RH thread and the other LH thread and using the jam nuts to hold it all in place. I'll probably mark all parts of my links with a scribe or something as an easy way to check nothings become loose after driving.
My reasoning behind this is i can adjust the length of the lower links to get my front end parallel to the rear, and adjust the upper to set pinion angle and castor.
Think of a turnbuckle that you use to hold a camper in a truck. I could just loosen the jam nuts and spin my links for adjusting.
What do you think? Any input would be great.
Reply With Quote
+ 0 -

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sway bar end links Vooter Suspension Tech 3 05-05-2008 01:03 PM
Superlift Sway bar end links size? MudSlanger Suspension Tech 14 03-17-2008 06:56 AM
sway bar end links for RCD kit DerangedPony Suspension Tech 22 01-03-2008 05:37 AM
inner tierod end links yellow rhino Suspension Tech 15 12-11-2006 12:38 AM
Upgrade sway bar end links? FlounderFX4 Suspension Tech 7 11-03-2006 08:24 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:58 AM.