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post #1 of 11 Old 06-17-2013, 06:27 PM Thread Starter
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Control arms.

Has anyone used front control arms from autozone?. Are they good?

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post #2 of 11 Old 06-17-2013, 10:52 PM
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Uppers or lowers ? I run em with no problems

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post #3 of 11 Old 06-19-2013, 07:15 PM Thread Starter
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Both. Since I replaced stock (they looked a little cracked) for Autozone ones, I feel like the front is loose, and when I take regular road bumps at 60 or so I get this vibration. The hall front end is new and every single part,(tie rods etc) are really tight with NO play at all, but I noticed that the new arms,,,,, the metal is slightly thinner and the robber is not as hard as stock. I was thinking about getting JKS or something similar, but they are expensive. I only have like an inch or so lift since I put new variable rate coil springs, which gives me that little lift, what do you think?
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post #4 of 11 Old 06-19-2013, 09:48 PM
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Did you get a alignment?

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post #5 of 11 Old 06-19-2013, 10:19 PM
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I've used autozone tranny mount and front lower control arms they seem fine to me.. my originals looked like this..

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post #6 of 11 Old 06-19-2013, 11:26 PM
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Moog control arms from rockauto are about half the price of the duralast units from Autozone. I have no personal experience of the duralast units but before i changed my control arms earlier in the year I asked what brand people recommend and the very large majority of peeps here said Moog.
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post #7 of 11 Old 06-22-2013, 01:54 PM Thread Starter
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Yes, I did alignment,balancing and the rims are brand new, I went alloy wheels(aluminum), I'm waiting for a new adjustable track bar since now the jeep is a little higher, but I still have that "feel" and a little vibration around 55-65 mph.
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post #8 of 11 Old 06-27-2013, 11:45 PM
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Pinion angle or u joints

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post #9 of 11 Old 06-28-2013, 08:16 AM
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I would rather buy from RockAuto and get a name brand part for my Jeep, such as: Moog, Raybestos, ACDelco, etc., than a store branded part. Who makes DuraLast? RockAuto has been good to me over the years, has good prices, and no sales tax where I am.
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post #10 of 11 Old 06-28-2013, 12:15 PM
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I would rather buy from RockAuto and get a name brand part for my Jeep, such as: Moog, Raybestos, ACDelco, etc., than a store branded part. Who makes DuraLast? RockAuto has been good to me over the years, has good prices, and no sales tax where I am.
Pretty sure Duralast is an Autozone company. Their batteries are pretty good. Not control arms but some battery info that is irrelevant to this thread

http://bestbatterytips.com/tags/who-...ast-batteries/
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post #11 of 11 Old 06-28-2013, 02:15 PM
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We carry them for both the front and rears. Here's a link for them on our website.

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