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DrChip



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PostPosted: Sun Aug 31, 2008 4:39 pm    Post subject: Front ENd technical question: Reply with quote

one kart I have been looking at has a loose left front spindle. It an older, non adjustible front end.

Quetions: do the spindles ride in bushings?
Brass?

can the be replaced easily?

readily available?

different sizes or did they tend to be stock sizes used amonf diffeen karts?

Thanks. cb
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 31, 2008 5:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Quetions: do the spindles ride in bushings? - Should be bearings

can the be replaced easily? - Yes

readily available? - Should be

different sizes or did they tend to be stock sizes used amonf diffeen karts? - Should be pretty stock and most kart shops or bearing distributors
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 31, 2008 7:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It is aTrick Kart, side winder, NO caster/camber adjustments, can't tell year yet.

Any stampings on it to tell.

BTW: old Margays had a 2 or 5 stamped on the front where the steering shft ends near the front axel: 2 equals a 12 degree (asphalt) or 5 15 degree which was supposed to be a dirt chassis: more bite.
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