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Old 11-03-2009, 11:00 PM
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I went looking on the net, found this:

http://www.ripoffreport.com/Junk-Dea...ch-m-24f8d.htm

The recall was in 2006 but just how many kits are out there from back then that haven't been sold??
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Yeah, I've only seen similar failiures when I was doing destructive testing back in university, and the point of those was to find the exact failure point. I'm quite shocked they wouldn't stand behind it cuz a failure like that would be caused by metal fatigue or poor quality material, which shouldn't occur with a part that is designed to take those stresses. How long had the lift been on the truck?
I cant say for sure how long its been lifted as i bought the truck like that.But when i got it there was like 49000 miles on it and i put another 5000 on it since then.This is more of a show/driver truck that has never seen any off road time.
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Old 11-03-2009, 11:17 PM
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I went looking on the net, found this:

http://www.ripoffreport.com/Junk-Dea...ch-m-24f8d.htm

The recall was in 2006 but just how many kits are out there from back then that haven't been sold??
Thank you some much for that link.It makes me wonder how many people this has happen too.I can tell you its not fun.I'm just glad we made it out without anyone getting hurt.Sure am glad i was doing 40 mph and not 70 mph
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