AzBaja.com, Home of the VW Baja Bug  
Toggle ContentToggle Content
Toggle Content AzBaja Site info

Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: Alex3589
New Today: 1
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 3533

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 261
Total: 261
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: AMAZON.com
02: AMAZON.com
03: AMAZON.com
04: AMAZON.com
05: Baja Forums
06: Baja Forums
07: AMAZON.com
08: AMAZON.com
09: AMAZON.com
10: AMAZON.com
11: AMAZON.com
12: AMAZON.com
13: AMAZON.com
14: AMAZON.com
15: Baja Forums
16: AMAZON.com
17: AMAZON.com
18: Event Calendar
19: AMAZON.com
20: Baja Forums
21: AMAZON.com
22: AMAZON.com
23: AMAZON.com
24: AMAZON.com
25: Baja Forums
26: AMAZON.com
27: Baja Forums
28: AMAZON.com
29: AMAZON.com
30: Baja Forums
31: AMAZON.com
32: AMAZON.com
33: AMAZON.com
34: AMAZON.com
35: Baja Forums
36: AMAZON.com
37: AMAZON.com
38: AMAZON.com
39: AMAZON.com
40: AMAZON.com
41: AMAZON.com
42: AMAZON.com
43: AMAZON.com
44: Baja Forums
45: Baja Forums
46: Event Calendar
47: AMAZON.com
48: Baja Forums
49: AMAZON.com
50: Baja Forums
51: AMAZON.com
52: AMAZON.com
53: AMAZON.com
54: AMAZON.com
55: AMAZON.com
56: Baja Forums
57: Baja Forums
58: AMAZON.com
59: Baja Forums
60: AMAZON.com
61: AMAZON.com
62: AMAZON.com
63: AMAZON.com
64: AMAZON.com
65: AMAZON.com
66: AMAZON.com
67: AMAZON.com
68: Baja Forums
69: AMAZON.com
70: AMAZON.com
71: AMAZON.com
72: AMAZON.com
73: Event Calendar
74: AMAZON.com
75: Baja Forums
76: AMAZON.com
77: AMAZON.com
78: AMAZON.com
79: AMAZON.com
80: Baja Forums
81: AMAZON.com
82: AMAZON.com
83: Baja Forums
84: AMAZON.com
85: AMAZON.com
86: AMAZON.com
87: AMAZON.com
88: AMAZON.com
89: Baja Forums
90: Baja Forums
91: AMAZON.com
92: AMAZON.com
93: Event Calendar
94: AMAZON.com
95: AMAZON.com
96: Baja Forums
97: AMAZON.com
98: AMAZON.com
99: Baja Forums
100: AMAZON.com
101: AMAZON.com
102: AMAZON.com
103: AMAZON.com
104: AMAZON.com
105: Baja Forums
106: AMAZON.com
107: Baja Forums
108: Baja Forums
109: Baja Forums
110: AMAZON.com
111: Baja Forums
112: Baja Forums
113: AMAZON.com
114: Baja Forums
115: Baja Forums
116: AMAZON.com
117: AMAZON.com
118: Baja Forums
119: AMAZON.com
120: Baja Forums
121: AMAZON.com
122: AMAZON.com
123: AMAZON.com
124: Baja Forums
125: AMAZON.com
126: AMAZON.com
127: AMAZON.com
128: AMAZON.com
129: AMAZON.com
130: AMAZON.com
131: AMAZON.com
132: AMAZON.com
133: AMAZON.com
134: Baja Forums
135: AMAZON.com
136: AMAZON.com
137: AMAZON.com
138: AMAZON.com
139: AMAZON.com
140: Baja Forums
141: AMAZON.com
142: AMAZON.com
143: AMAZON.com
144: Baja Forums
145: AMAZON.com
146: AMAZON.com
147: Baja Forums
148: AMAZON.com
149: AMAZON.com
150: AMAZON.com
151: AMAZON.com
152: AMAZON.com
153: Baja Forums
154: AMAZON.com
155: AMAZON.com
156: Baja Forums
157: AMAZON.com
158: AMAZON.com
159: AMAZON.com
160: Baja Forums
161: AMAZON.com
162: AMAZON.com
163: AMAZON.com
164: AMAZON.com
165: AMAZON.com
166: AMAZON.com
167: Baja Forums
168: AMAZON.com
169: Baja Forums
170: Baja Forums
171: Baja Forums
172: AMAZON.com
173: AMAZON.com
174: AMAZON.com
175: Baja Forums
176: Baja Forums
177: AMAZON.com
178: AMAZON.com
179: AMAZON.com
180: AMAZON.com
181: AMAZON.com
182: AMAZON.com
183: Baja Forums
184: AMAZON.com
185: AMAZON.com
186: Baja Forums
187: AMAZON.com
188: Baja Forums
189: Baja Forums
190: AMAZON.com
191: AMAZON.com
192: AMAZON.com
193: AMAZON.com
194: AMAZON.com
195: Baja Forums
196: Baja Forums
197: AMAZON.com
198: AMAZON.com
199: AMAZON.com
200: AMAZON.com
201: Baja Forums
202: AMAZON.com
203: AMAZON.com
204: AMAZON.com
205: AMAZON.com
206: AMAZON.com
207: AMAZON.com
208: AMAZON.com
209: AMAZON.com
210: AMAZON.com
211: Baja Forums
212: AMAZON.com
213: Baja Forums
214: Baja Forums
215: AMAZON.com
216: Baja Forums
217: AMAZON.com
218: Baja Forums
219: AMAZON.com
220: AMAZON.com
221: AMAZON.com
222: AMAZON.com
223: AMAZON.com
224: AMAZON.com
225: AMAZON.com
226: AMAZON.com
227: Baja Forums
228: AMAZON.com
229: AMAZON.com
230: AMAZON.com
231: AMAZON.com
232: AMAZON.com
233: Baja Forums
234: Baja Forums
235: AMAZON.com
236: AMAZON.com
237: AMAZON.com
238: AMAZON.com
239: AMAZON.com
240: Baja Forums
241: AMAZON.com
242: AMAZON.com
243: AMAZON.com
244: AMAZON.com
245: Baja Forums
246: AMAZON.com
247: AMAZON.com
248: AMAZON.com
249: Baja Forums
250: AMAZON.com
251: Baja Forums
252: AMAZON.com
253: Baja Forums
254: AMAZON.com
255: Baja Forums
256: Baja Forums
257: Baja Forums
258: Baja Forums
259: AMAZON.com
260: AMAZON.com
261: Baja Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!

Toggle Content GPS

Baja Forums -:- AzBaja.com Members -:- Projects and Builds -:- Suspension Help
Amazon Store

Updating Server
AzBaja.com is on new server. Any problems or strange things going on let me know so I can fix them ASAP - Thanks AzBaja aka Eric Hall

Suspension Help
Tell us about your Project, Were you at in tyour build. Post Pictures etc.
Users browsing this topic: None
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page
View previous topic :: View next topic
Author Message
RDMINAZ
Recruit
Recruit

RDMINAZ

Offline

Joined: Dec 16, 2010
Posts: 4
Location: GLENDALE AZ
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Suspension Help
Posted: Sat Jun 18, 2016 07:31 PM
Reply with quote

Thanks been super busy the past few months. Still looking for someone that would like to earn some side cash with the suspension prob. on the baja I bought. Previous owner has the thing so torqued up it rides like a tank! Ball joint F.E. w/ adjusters that don't seem to work and the rear IRS setup will loosen fillings, it's that stiff. Soooo if anyone has ideas/solutions please let me know. Would like to go to link pin if swap out is within budget.

Back to top
View user's profile
Dalton
Master SGT.
Master SGT.

Dalton

Offline

Joined: Apr 25, 2012
Posts: 1917
Location: peoria, az
Karma: +4

Post Post subject: Suspension Help
Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2016 06:56 PM
Reply with quote

I might be able to help.

Dalton 602-617-6869


_________________
Click here to see more photos of My 69 Baja project:


s1053.photobucket.com/...%20project




Back to top
View user's profile
Sandrailbuilder
Recruit
Recruit

Sandrailbuilder

Offline

Joined: Apr 02, 2016
Posts: 8
Location: Tucson
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Suspension Help
Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2016 07:12 AM
Reply with quote

I had the same problem on mine, I fount that someone had replaced the bearings in the beam with those polyurethane bushings. The bushings didn't fit correctly and were crimping down an the arms and made it solid as a rock. I machined the bushings slightly, and trimmed the overall length down slightly. I also greased the bushings and it works like factory now.

Back to top
View user's profile
Sandrailbuilder
Recruit
Recruit

Sandrailbuilder

Offline

Joined: Apr 02, 2016
Posts: 8
Location: Tucson
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Suspension Help
Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2016 07:12 AM
Reply with quote

I had the same problem on mine, I fount that someone had replaced the bearings in the beam with those polyurethane bushings. The bushings didn't fit correctly and were crimping down an the arms and made it solid as a rock. I machined the bushings slightly, and trimmed the overall length down slightly. I also greased the bushings and it works like factory now.

Back to top
View user's profile
Azdrtdog
Sergeant
Sergeant

Azdrtdog

Offline

Joined: Apr 23, 2015
Posts: 267
Location: Glendale az
Karma: +3

Post Post subject: Suspension Help
Posted: Mon Jul 18, 2016 03:05 PM
Reply with quote

Bushings need to be reamed when installed, foddrills has the tool and they will loan it out like Oriellys you just pay for it till you return


_________________
. A little grinding and some paint makes me the welder that I aint. 1TONHOE
Back to top
View user's profile
Azdrtdog
Sergeant
Sergeant

Azdrtdog

Offline

Joined: Apr 23, 2015
Posts: 267
Location: Glendale az
Karma: +3

Post Post subject: Suspension Help
Posted: Mon Jul 18, 2016 03:06 PM
Reply with quote

Bushings need to be reamed when installed, foddrills has the tool and they will loan it out like Oriellys you just pay for it till you return


_________________
. A little grinding and some paint makes me the welder that I aint. 1TONHOE
Back to top
View user's profile
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page

 Topics   Replies   Author   Views   Last Post 
Normal
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Baja suspension upgrade on All Girls Garage TV show May 3rd. 4 BugZyla.com 3509 Baja suspension upgrad...
 Tue May 13, 2014 12:35 PM 
AzBaja View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion 1968 vw beetle rear suspension
irs,swingaxle
3 desertbaja 2132 Re: 1968 vw beetle rea...
 Tue Aug 28, 2012 04:37 PM 
perrib View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Rear suspension question 5 FLBaja 3094 Rear suspension questi...
 Tue Jul 26, 2011 12:08 AM 
MojaveRacer208 View latest post
No new posts Projects and Builds Chris from Vegas suspension upgrade.
[ Go to pageGo to page: 1, 2 ]
21 BugZyla.com 10796 Re: Chris from Vegas s...
 Wed Jul 20, 2011 07:05 PM 
Ejbbal21 View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Suspension
Really Stiff warrior beam
4 Cooop! 2255 Re: Suspension
 Fri Jan 14, 2011 04:58 PM 
BugZyla.com View latest post
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You can reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum

Toggle Content Picture Box

Toggle Content Great things to Buy

Toggle Content Other Sites

Toggle Content Parts - For your Car

If you see Errors please E-mail Eric (AT) AzBaja.com X XX XXX
azbaja.com Webutation

eXTReMe Tracker
XXXX
The logos and trademarks used on this site are the property of their respective owners
We are not responsible for comments posted by our users, as they are the property of the poster. Any use, commercial or educational, requires written permission from the author.
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy