Another good way to lower your Tahoe 2/2 is to use drop spindles in the front. Like control arms you keep your factory coil springs, which keep travel and alignment, but you may have occasional wheel interference problems especially with factory wheels. (This is easily fixed by the way). Install those 2″drop shackles and you have a great 2/2 drop that you’ll be proud of!
CALMAX SuperShocks are the best choice for your project. Here you can choose the correct front shock to work with these DJM parts. The 2 inch spindle front drop means you need a shorter shock. Calmax Supershock part number 1415 is the perfect choice!
Johnny Cash wrote a song about collecting a bunch of good working parts that were not designed to work together and found it doesn’t always end well! Don’t believe me, click up there! (Turn up your speakers) You can build a radical engine by combining parts made by different manufactures but you really have […]
While control arms might be considered the horizontal members of the front end, spindles would be the vertical member that ties the control arms together. Both upper and lower control arms attach themselves through ball joints to the spindle. This is a cast iron part where the machined “axle” is located. The wheel bearings and brake rotors […]
Rear leaf spring shackles are commonly used to “Level” trucks. For those of you who just can’t stand the “stink bug” look of factory stances, the lowering shackle is for you! Typical drop is two inches and fairly simple to install. You simply remove the factory shackle and replace it with a longer drop shackle. […]