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Old 10-31-2013, 11:49 PM   #1
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End link question.

If you don't know the fofo is slammed. I have a slight sway bar knocking on my frame. Instead of notching the frame would using adjustable end links help with that ?!? Just an idea I was thinking about.


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Old 11-01-2013, 10:01 PM   #2
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It should as being able to change the length of the link will change the position of the swaybar. shorter links should bring you in. the question is now short do you need to go?
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I need to push the swaybar away from my frame so wouldn't I need to make them longer? And maybe half inch. Just for clearance.


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Old 11-01-2013, 11:32 PM   #4
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you said its knocking on the frame. increasing the length of the swaybar link would push the mount further away from the knuckle. Perhaps I am not thinking straight, but as you lower the car it is hinging the sway bar counter clockwise, moving the end up and to the left. This is where its hitting the body right?

Also a matter of semantics, but its a uni-body, there if no frame.
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Wish I could find a reference picture. But you know how when the strut compresses the end of the sway bar moves up towards the body and hits it. If it wasn't a chore I could post a picture of where it's hitting it's dented it a little hah


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Right above the sway bar on the body there is the rounded indent. It's hitting right there.


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Making the link longer would just cause it to hit more. A longer link would make the swaybar have interference sooner in the compression of the shock.
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Sorry I have my geometry all screwed up trying to figure this out in my head.

So its denting the cross member?
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That's what doesn't make sense to me. Because if I put adjustable links on and and their long it would push the bar further down just buy looking. Where makeing te bar shorter woul raise the bar closer to the body.


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Making the link longer would just cause it to hit more. A longer link would make the swaybar have interference sooner in the compression of the shock.
X2^^^^^^^^^^^^ Get a set of Massives adjustable links & shorten them. What links are those? Are they the same length as oem ones?
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