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Old 06-21-2016, 12:48 PM   #1
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Swaying and Steering

If Tiger Trak is for swaying what are sumo springs for. We just came back from a two month trip and I want to correct the swaying and steering issues caused by winds and 18wheelers. I do the work myself but want to purchase the right product for the issues.
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Old 06-21-2016, 03:01 PM   #2
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If Tiger Trak is for swaying what are sumo springs for. We just came back from a two month trip and I want to correct the swaying and steering issues caused by winds and 18wheelers. I do the work myself but want to purchase the right product for the issues.
Another suspension issue is the rocking from side to side on uneven pavement and pulling out of gas stations with a steep apron.
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Old 06-21-2016, 03:10 PM   #3
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Old 06-21-2016, 11:43 PM   #4
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After one long trip, I put the Roadmaster RSA steering stabilizer on my GT and it is noght and day difference, I just made a trip to Florida and back from PA and could steer with one hand even when trucks passed me....I will not be without one moving forward
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Old 06-21-2016, 11:58 PM   #5
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Sumo for me cleared up all the bad attitude my unit was giving me, everything you mentioned plus gave a much smoother ride over the pot holes and bridge ends.
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Old 06-22-2016, 01:31 AM   #6
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jergeod did you install the Sumo to front and rear or just rear? Thanks
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Old 06-22-2016, 08:23 AM   #7
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If you have a Ford F53 chassis, you may consider doing the "Cheap Handling Fix" before you spend money doing anything else. The CHF re-positions the torsion bar links on the chassis to improve the side to side rolling.

ALSO - inspect your rear torsion bar mounts (Where the mount the the rear axle) these have a nasty habit of bolts loosening , falling off, and breaking the mounts on the axle.
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I have the sumo maxums front and rear, bought them from Etrailer (best price I could find)after talking to the people at super springs. I installed them myself. Cost was just over $1100 and worth every penny.
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Rear axle trac bar, CHF front and rear, and Steersafe on my 2013 378 worked great for me. Got rid of body away and rear end tail wagging.
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Thank you all for the advice.
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