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Unread 08-03-2009, 06:31 PM   #1
Falkon
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What is a Track Bar ?

Just what it says. I guess it's time to show my ignorance, but I see this term a lot and am not exactly sure what it refers to.

I know that control arms locate an axel in for to aft position. Does the above refer to something that controls side to side movement?

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Unread 08-03-2009, 06:34 PM   #2
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It keeps your axle centered under your jeep and prevents it from moving side to side when hitting bumps.
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Unread 08-03-2009, 07:04 PM   #3
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An always helpful picture explains it best.




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I know that control arms locate an axel in for to aft position. Does the above refer to something that controls side to side movement?
In a word, exactly.
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Unread 08-03-2009, 07:18 PM   #4
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awesome pic....wish I made it
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