Subscribe to a magazine

Locating Pivoting Shackle Assembly

Back to article View Gallery
7 of 12
With the new tubular crossmember tack-welded in place, Kirkegaard figured out the location for the pivoting shackle assembly. With this step, it is most critical that an unobstructed path exist between the axle assembly and the crossmember. Due to the range of motion required for the torque arm to function properly, additional clearance is a must.