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Old 02-20-2006, 03:59 PM   #1
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Inner tie rod question

I posted a thread about getting opinions on a suspension set, but it also looks like I need to get a inner tie rod and a hub bearing (driver side). The question I have is this.....Is the inner tie rod on the SVT the same as a regular ZTEC? I called one place and was told they are completely different. Then I happened to come across a company (sells focus stuff...won't mention name) who said that they are the same. So, is there a difference? I also wanted to know if you guys think it would be a good idea to replace the upper stut mounts on each side while I'm getting my new suspension installed? Any feed back is greatly appreciated.....


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Old 02-20-2006, 04:32 PM   #2
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ask a ford dealership. they'll be able to tell you for sure. I think it's different, but I'm not 100% sure.
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Old 02-20-2006, 07:03 PM   #3
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They are not the same, I don't know what the physical difference is but the SVT has a specific part number that is different from a normal Focus.

I don't have the part number right now because I am at home, sorry.
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Old 02-20-2006, 08:00 PM   #4
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crazymechanic........I called a dealership and thay are different (more exspensive too) Thanks though



FORDSVTPARTS.........I actually did get a part number and I just ordered.


Thanks for the input guys.........
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