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Unread 04-12-2011, 12:14 PM   #1
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Upper & Lower spring isolators

where's the best place to get these? Are there differences in quality if I go aftermarket vs. oem? Reading around it looks like the lowers are more important than the upper (by more important I mean they show more wear)..... I don't want to buy all 4 yet, but I would like to replace a couple when I have it apart.

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Unread 04-12-2011, 02:26 PM   #2
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Check Iron Rock Offroad. I've lost a front spring when my sway bar was disco'd and I only had the lower retainers. I'd recommend both the upper and lower if you are doing any kind of wheeling.

Edit: Nevermind, I thought you meant spring retainers, not isolators.
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Unread 04-12-2011, 02:27 PM   #3
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Unread 04-12-2011, 02:41 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by Apollo21
You dont want used ones.

Get them from Rockauto.

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Unread 04-12-2011, 03:24 PM   #5
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I got the full set from Rock Auto as well. The Raybestos brand. They run around $100 shipped. Mine were pretty easy to replace too because I didn't have to fight any rust. I replaced mine when I put the lift on to give the new springs as solid a resting place as possible.
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Unread 04-12-2011, 03:34 PM   #6
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Yup. Rock Auto - Raybestos.
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