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Old 08-09-2011, 06:44 PM
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Re: wheel spacers

Your Mustang is about half the weight of a WK. That has some effect.
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Old 08-09-2011, 06:55 PM
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Re: wheel spacers

i see nearly every jeep with a signature on here and JF listing that they have spacers tho...
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Old 08-09-2011, 07:27 PM
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With everything there is a chance of it failing. What happened to his cousin was a freak accident, but obviously there is a failure rate with these things. But as with anything you take a risk when you do things.

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Old 08-09-2011, 07:49 PM
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Re: wheel spacers

I'm not saying it will happen to you, but it did happen to me. Lots of people use them with no problems, and like I said.. It was my 3rd year with them on. It was also -40C when it broke.
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Old 08-09-2011, 08:54 PM
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I guess the best thing to say is using them is like playing the lotto, and god forbid they break while your driving...

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Old 08-10-2011, 12:41 AM
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Re: wheel spacers

i think the general consensus is that you should not do it unless its necessary for your application and you are well aware of the risks.

looks like you already made your decision so.... good luck!
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Is their one brand that's better quality then another? One that mights be more likely to last longer then other....

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Old 08-10-2011, 06:49 AM
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Well most people use Spidertrax, That's what I used and one broke, so... I dunno
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See that's what I was under the impression were the best ones out since everyone uses them. Granted yours broke under extreme circumstances with the temp, outside but that's not a product that should fail under ANY circumstances. I was considering a set of 1.5's but I'm gonna have to really think about that now.

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Re: wheel spacers

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Well most people use Spidertrax, That's what I used and one broke, so... I dunno
did you ever contact spidertraxx to see what they say about the whole situation? maybe you got a bunk set up and they have since upgraded the materials they used
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Re: wheel spacers

If you are concerned with a part like this failing...... How many of you check your ball joints every month? And replace at the first sign of wear?
Freak things happen all the time. If you want spacers go get them. Make sure you are comfortable with the product and company. Realize when you use them they will have an effect on your suspension components wear and life expectancy.
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