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1/4" Rear Spacers

so it turns out that the front didn't settle as far as i had hoped it would...

so does any one know of a 1/4" spacer for the rear on the commanders?

i havent found anything


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so it turns out that the front didn't settle as far as i had hoped it would...

so does any one know of a 1/4" spacer for the rear on the commanders?

i havent found anything
Nope, no 1/4 inch spacers. The smallest your going to find for the rear will mostlikely be about 1 inch. Remove you spare tire and third row seating and youll gain a little lift in the rear.

Or swap out that 1/2 inch spacer up front for a 1/4 inch spacer.




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i have the 3rd row seats removed...im gunna try a bunch of things first


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i have the 3rd row seats removed...im gunna try a bunch of things first
hmmmm well in a couple months your front struts will take a crap and youll lose lift up front.




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hmmmm well in a couple months your front struts will take a crap and youll lose lift up front.
now we play the waiting game.....

nah i have my local machinist lloking into building me a 1/4" spacer for the rear.... it should be very simple and safe...basically be fitted under the RC rear coil spacer


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If you are looking for things like this you should check out a race shop. A lot of things for dirt track racing are the kind of things that we can use. They have adjustable spring perches and many other suspension items. This is just one place with a lot of stuff but they are all over the web. It is a good place to look around for ideas.
http://www.daymotorsports.com/index.php

This item may be interesting to see if it works.

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If you are looking for things like this you should check out a race shop. A lot of things for dirt track racing are the kind of things that we can use. They have adjustable spring perches and many other suspension items. This is just one place with a lot of stuff but they are all over the web. It is a good place to look around for ideas.
http://www.daymotorsports.com/index.php

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Good find... turns out the local machinists son is in school so he isnt taking any side jobs....im SOL till i can find some aluminum or 1/4" plate


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Good find... turns out the local machinists son is in school so he isnt taking any side jobs....im SOL till i can find some aluminum or 1/4" plate
Get a winch for the front. That will weigh it down a little. Or like I said swap out the 1/2 inch spacer for a 1/4 inch spacer. They are like $30.




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yup i've got 1/4" spacers made up now...buddy of mine got some made out of steel...im gunna through them on the back with the 1/2" up front...see how she sits...if it doesn't work out the 1/2" is coming out and the 1/4" is being swapped to the front...


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SUCSESS!!!! the 1/4" spacers i had made up leveled the commander right out....pics for ya'lls
all the pics are with my 2" rc lift aswell

with 1/2" front spacer and no rear


1/2" front spacerswith 1/4" rear


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