View Full Version : Wider

02-27-2008, 08:46 AM
are there any kits out there for widening your rhino but not putting long travel a-arms on?
i am just looking to make my 2008, 700, a little more stable without a ton of cost. by the way i don't think i like the idea of wheel spacers.

thank you to anyone that can help

02-27-2008, 08:52 AM
If you are going to spend the money on wider a-arms, why not go with a LT kit and suspension upgrade?

02-27-2008, 09:01 AM
i was thinking something along these lines, is this a good or bad idea.? http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Lone-Star-Yamaha-Rhino-660-450-1-2-Lift-Kit-Suspension_W0QQcmdZViewItemQQ_trksidZp1638Q2em118Q 2el1247QQcategoryZ43974QQihZ002QQitemZ120092523574 QQrdZ1QQsspagenameZWD1V

02-27-2008, 06:12 PM
that would probably work...

02-28-2008, 08:51 AM
thank you for the input cjkranz. i was wondering if anyone had ever seen these being used or actually driven a rhino with them because im worrying about breakage. i don't jump a ton maybe only three feet off the ground at the very most, ( and that maybe happened once). thank you again to anyone that can help

02-28-2008, 04:24 PM
Since the kit you are looking at is made by LSR I would assume it works well, and if it doesn't I believe LSR would make it right with you. They are a large company that has been around for awhile. I would personally stick with a "brand name" like them..

02-28-2008, 04:32 PM
thankyou, i never even thought to think about what lsr could do if it was broken or something, it never hit me that they were made by lsr, thankyou

02-28-2008, 06:45 PM
If its just for driving around that kit would work just fine. IMO I would look into the LSR +3 MTS kit. The kits hold up to just about anything you can throw at it, and it handles very well too.

02-28-2008, 08:44 PM
two more questions, does it fit the 2008 700 because i read somwhere that the 2007's have different axels, and second im just making sure that it includes both front and back brackets. oh and do you know if i would nees longer tie rods, or do the ends adjust enough. sorry for all the questions but i wnt to mak the right choice.
thank you Groves187

02-29-2008, 03:48 PM
the 07 and 08 axles are different. and to answer your other question, it dosn't fir the 08 Rhino. The kit works on the 05-07 Rhinos. I would stay away from any kit that just drops the shock mount position and not doing somthing with the a-arms and axles. It puts a lot of bind on the axles and ball joints. I would really look into the LSR MTS kit. You wont be dissapointed (SP).