frame twist - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 7 Old 07-16-2009, 03:10 PM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
99PSD-White's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 449
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
frame twist

I have a early 99 CCLB lifted 6" and noticed when i flex my suspension my frame twists really bad!!! it twisted soo bad one time when i was stuck the door alignment was off and i could barly shut the drivers side door. Front bumper was smashing up into the headlight. any help? is this normal?

2013 F250 Lariat 4x4 Loaded. H&S mini maxx, 5" exhaust, S&B intake, and EGR delete, AMP steps, tonneau cover

2011 F150 Ecoboost FX4 Screw. All stock except for a livernois Tuner. SOLD!

Early 99 CCLB Pro comp 6.5" lift w 18" hulk wheels wrapped in 37" KM2s, Amp steps, Straight pipe, AIS intake, Dp Tuner, isspro gauges (boost,trans,pyro), 05 front clip, traction bars, 6.0L trans cooler, built trans.SOLD!!
99PSD-White is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 7 Old 07-16-2009, 03:18 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 5,627
Thanks: 7
Thanked 15 Times in 15 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
i would say no, have you checked your rails for cracks?


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ianstew
There is a difference in a government acting responsibly within their powers, and a government that just decides what their powers are and what responsibility means based on political whimsy.
ianstew is offline  
post #3 of 7 Old 07-16-2009, 06:55 PM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
99PSD-White's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 449
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
ya its clean

2013 F250 Lariat 4x4 Loaded. H&S mini maxx, 5" exhaust, S&B intake, and EGR delete, AMP steps, tonneau cover

2011 F150 Ecoboost FX4 Screw. All stock except for a livernois Tuner. SOLD!

Early 99 CCLB Pro comp 6.5" lift w 18" hulk wheels wrapped in 37" KM2s, Amp steps, Straight pipe, AIS intake, Dp Tuner, isspro gauges (boost,trans,pyro), 05 front clip, traction bars, 6.0L trans cooler, built trans.SOLD!!
99PSD-White is offline  
post #4 of 7 Old 07-16-2009, 07:06 PM
Mob boss

 
Jarrod B's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Austin Texas
Posts: 26,951
Thanks: 25
Thanked 29 Times in 27 Posts
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 148 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
what about the cross beams. are they loose?

2006 Ford F250 CCSB FX4 6.0

Sold
1997 F350 CCLB 2WD 7.3
1999 F350 CCLB 4WD 7.3
2003 F350 CCLB FX4 6.0



To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.



LSP Chapter Director

LSP Group Threads

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Jarrod B is offline  
post #5 of 7 Old 07-16-2009, 07:07 PM
Premium Member
 
GreenF350's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Florida Panhandle
Posts: 1,710
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Mine does it too. No cracks or problems with mine. My door was ok, but my bumper was "smashed" up into the headlight and was maybe 4-5 inches different on either side. I just think the suspension is so stiff and the truck is so heavy it has to flex somewhere. Even the older F150's do it pretty bad. If everything looks good I would go with it.
-Aaron

EDIT: Matter of fact, if you look really close at the picture in my avatar you might be able to see it.

2000 Ext. Cab F350 SRW, 6" Skyjacker lift on front/8" BDS Springs on rear w/NO blocks, 37x13.50 Nitto Mud Grappler's, Aftermarket Front Bumper

-Always More Stuff Coming!
GreenF350 is offline  
post #6 of 7 Old 07-16-2009, 07:11 PM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
99PSD-White's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 449
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by GreenF350 View Post
Mine does it too. No cracks or problems with mine. My door was ok, but my bumper was "smashed" up into the headlight and was maybe 4-5 inches different on either side. I just think the suspension is so stiff and the truck is so heavy it has to flex somewhere. Even the older F150's do it pretty bad. If everything looks good I would go with it.
-Aaron

EDIT: Matter of fact, if you look really close at the picture in my avatar you might be able to see it.
yeah i figured it was normal cuz its such a long truck. but ide thought ide ask. i need to figure out a way so it doesnt do that haha. coil overs? 4 link?

2013 F250 Lariat 4x4 Loaded. H&S mini maxx, 5" exhaust, S&B intake, and EGR delete, AMP steps, tonneau cover

2011 F150 Ecoboost FX4 Screw. All stock except for a livernois Tuner. SOLD!

Early 99 CCLB Pro comp 6.5" lift w 18" hulk wheels wrapped in 37" KM2s, Amp steps, Straight pipe, AIS intake, Dp Tuner, isspro gauges (boost,trans,pyro), 05 front clip, traction bars, 6.0L trans cooler, built trans.SOLD!!
99PSD-White is offline  
post #7 of 7 Old 07-16-2009, 07:19 PM
Mob boss

 
Jarrod B's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Austin Texas
Posts: 26,951
Thanks: 25
Thanked 29 Times in 27 Posts
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 148 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
just watch a obs crew cab long bed. they have a wicked twist.

2006 Ford F250 CCSB FX4 6.0

Sold
1997 F350 CCLB 2WD 7.3
1999 F350 CCLB 4WD 7.3
2003 F350 CCLB FX4 6.0



To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.



LSP Chapter Director

LSP Group Threads

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Jarrod B is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome