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Old 10-08-2018, 04:34 PM   #1
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I have just upgraded my AX10 scorpion (RTR) with a bunch of bits from the internet hoping they would fit. They mostly came together but it turns out the lower links are much longer that the stock ones (139mm) and now i have an even lower ride height. Is it because the stock shocks are too short? (100mm roughly), because that seems to be the problem. I have put the lower links on the inner most mounting holes and the top of the shocks on the outer, and its basically flat now. My lowers are also binding on basically everything under compression as they are currently at full droop and inline with the skid plate.

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Old 10-08-2018, 05:51 PM   #2
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I have just upgraded my AX10 scorpion (RTR) with a bunch of bits from the internet hoping they would fit. They mostly came together but it turns out the lower links are much longer that the stock ones (139mm) and now i have an even lower ride height. Is it because the stock shocks are too short? (100mm roughly), because that seems to be the problem. I have put the lower links on the inner most mounting holes and the top of the shocks on the outer, and its basically flat now. My lowers are also binding on basically everything under compression as they are currently at full droop and inline with the skid plate.
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I am surprised that will be enough as that will still be less ground clearance than stock, but fair enough. What shocks are generally recommended? I am tempted just by some cheap ones from amazon/ebay.
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