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2012-01-09 18:47:28
Originally Posted by hmong_b13
"I'm going to weld my control arms soon by myself. Also im going to get an extra set and ask my autobody teacher to weld my extra set"


Make sure your autobody teacher looks carefully at both sets. Get some local expert opinions on your welding work before you bolt anything onto the car. I would also over-engineer the shit out of them for strength. You simply cannot afford to have your control arm(s) break while driving.
2012-01-09 18:48:05
Originally Posted by lynchfourtwenty
what happens when something goes wrong while your driving?

im really not tryin to be a dick but its like your not taking safety seriously here man, its one thing if you hurt your self an cost your self a bunch of money, its another thing to hurt others an cost them money.

which one do you think im going to use? think!!!
2012-01-09 18:49:33
Originally Posted by Keo
before you mount them, have the man in bold double check them to be safe.

plus, i wouldn't just extend your arms. i would do something like this

more info!!!but im just wondering will the joint fall off since there no nut holding the thread?
Last edited by hmong_b13 on 2012-01-09 at 18-54-15.
2012-01-09 18:52:53
yes, my teacher will check them before it goes into my car. i already talk to him!!
2012-01-09 18:53:55
Originally Posted by hmong_b13
which one do you think im going to use? think!!!

i say use the ones you weld for sure
2012-01-09 18:55:34
Originally Posted by lynchfourtwenty
i would like to see that end plate a little thicker tbh but i like that idea much better.

why? it's as thick if not thicker then oem.
2012-01-09 18:56:47
would be nice to drive with out butthole puckered up all the time lol
2012-01-09 18:57:17
Originally Posted by ga16eats
cant you just buy tubular control arms like this Tubular Control arms and extend out the area where the ball joint mounts?? just an idea

i was thinking getting those but then i decided to go russell way. maybe in the future ill grab a set of those!!
2012-01-09 18:58:17
lol yea bro, overkill is the shit!

2012-01-09 19:01:09
Originally Posted by morgans432
i say use the ones you weld for sure

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