1994 to 1999 spindle swap?

Discussion in 'Suspension and Brakes' started by caldeio, Aug 31, 2016.

  1. caldeio

    caldeio New Member

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    Why should't/should I do this instead of modify my 1994 spindles to accept the PBR brakes?

    Rusted front brake line=new stuff!
     
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    wmfateam Active Member

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    The 96+ spindles will move the wheel out 1/2 if memory serves me correct compared to the 94/95 spindles.
     
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    Keep in mind that the steering arm on the 96-04 spindle is 1.02" lower than on the 94-95 spindle due to the different steering rack location. This can cause significant bumpsteer problems if not handled properly.
     
  4. caldeio

    caldeio New Member

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    So could I fix this with a 96-04 steering rack, thats bolted to the k-member right?

    I'm leaning towards modding my spindles. It'll take only a few minutes, and it looked super easy.
    My connecting brake line is leaking (the one right before the rubber line to the calipler) so I'm gonna swap that too if I can.
     
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    Nope, the steering rack is in a different location because the K member is different because the motor is different.
     
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    white95 Apex Junky Admin

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