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Re: Axle straightening

Front axles can definitely be straightened. Just take care to insure both castor angles are exactly the same and the same with camber.

Where Are You From? Texarkana, TX

Do You own a car built by Durant? Several

Re: Axle straightening

Thanks for the help.

Are these axles forgings, similar to Ford I beams? I began cleaning up the axle with a flap wheel today, it seems to grind rather slowly compared to mild steel which leads me to believe they are of a substantial nickel content.

Where Are You From? Normal IL

Do You own a car built by Durant? Just parts really

 

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