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post #1 of (permalink) Old 11-18-2002, 10:59 AM
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304 torque makes my cj lean bad!

After 2 years of running a slightly modified 304 on my soa cj5, it has begun leaning to the right pretty badly.
im running rancho 1 inch over stock replacement leafs.
HAs anyone noticed this problem and any ideas?
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post #2 of (permalink) Old 11-18-2002, 11:36 AM
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Re: 304 torque makes my cj lean bad!

Oh yeah baby! I've got the same thing, but with stock Commando leafs (30 years old And SOA). I figure it's just one of the "perks" of driving around with all that POWER. [img]images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]
No problem offroad, but a bit un-nerving on the street. Especially now that cold weather has arrived and the steel hardtop is on. Just wait till I modify the rear suspension (inboarded buggy leafs...1/4 elliptical...)! [img]images/graemlins/shocked.gif[/img]
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Re: 304 torque makes my cj lean bad!

My CJ with a 304 leans a bit too. Its nothing that bothers me too much, but you could put in new springs and fix the problem. I remember reading a joke on here a while back about this that went something like.....There were 5 CJ's in a dealers lot. Numbers 1 and 2 leaned to the right, number 3 was normal, and 4 and 5 leaned to the left. The owner of the lot went to the head mechanic and told him to fix number 3.
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