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Old 08-15-2017, 03:36 PM   #1
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New SVT owner, front sway bar link recommendations?

Hi, I recently purchased a 2004 MkI SVT Focus and I'm so far loving it. However as to be the case with a car with 80k miles, it does have a few problems. As the form title suggests my current sway bar links are not in the best of shape and need to be replaced. I have looked at previous form post from awhile back (titled "Sway bar end link replacement"), and while it was informative, given the changes between the base ZX3 and SVT I do not know if standard MkI sway bar links would be applicable for the SVT. Regardless if they are or are not if someone could give me suggestions for what they feel would be the best replacement I would greatly appreciate that


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Go with MOOG. Same as regular focus and with SVT. Just a larger bar.

If you want adjustable links there are others but cost 5x the price.

MOOG are heavy duty, greasable, and life time warranty.
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Go with MOOG. Same as regular focus and with SVT. Just a larger bar.

If you want adjustable links there are others but cost 5x the price.

MOOG are heavy duty, greasable, and life time warranty.
Alright. Other thread was suggesting same thing but didn't know if they would be compatible with the SVT. Thanks!
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Yep, SVT end link and regular focus end links all have the same mounting points and connections. SVT bar is just larger out side diameter than regular foci.
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Put Moog links on my car a month ago. Been great so far.
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The oem links work great also btw......
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Put Moog links on my car a month ago. Been great so far.
lol put moog links on my front SVT bar like 4 years ago, been great so far
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Running the Moog ones on my ZX3 for about 10-11 years now, got ones for my SVT also (have yet to be installed as its in 100 pieces).

OEM works well also, just don't come with Life time warranty, greaseable, and are more expensive (typically).
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