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post #21886 of Old 06-09-2013, 07:30 PM
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what??

For some reason my pic didn't show up. The end of my moog SS didn't fit in the same place as the original SS so I just bolted it too the side of the bracket.

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post #21887 of Old 06-09-2013, 07:37 PM
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Installed my Moog steering stabilizer on my 04' WJ SE today. Does this install seem legit?

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post #21888 of Old 06-09-2013, 08:06 PM
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Installed my Moog steering stabilizer on my 04' WJ SE today. Does this install seem legit?

Any possibility you could upload a picture larger than a postage stamp? It's difficult to see what's going on here.

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post #21889 of Old 06-09-2013, 08:07 PM
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Installed my Moog steering stabilizer on my 04' WJ SE today. Does this install seem legit?
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post #21890 of Old 06-09-2013, 08:25 PM
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Any possibility you could upload a picture larger than a postage stamp? It's difficult to see what's going on here.
Let's try this.

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post #21891 of Old 06-09-2013, 08:59 PM
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For some reason my pic didn't show up. The end of my moog SS didn't fit in the same place as the original SS so I just bolted it too the side of the bracket.
yea thats right...i'm on my 2nd aftermarket stabilizer and that is how i mounted mine..since they are bigger than factory the don't fit.

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post #21892 of Old 06-10-2013, 01:49 AM
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Replaced the front tweeters- how did I go so long without crisp sound? Also saw some nice jeeps in the parking lot. My favorite is yellow on the xj. The 3rd one is my favorite.
Nice WJ! That's weird seeing yellow on a ZJ, but it looks awesome on that JK!

What kind of tweeters did you replace them with? Just new stockers?
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post #21893 of Old 06-10-2013, 06:33 AM
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Let's try this.
Looks good! I thought there was a washer between the ss and the bracket?
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post #21894 of Old 06-10-2013, 07:51 AM
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retired the WJ from daily driving duties and picked up something to replace it.......................




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post #21895 of Old 06-10-2013, 07:53 AM
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Looks good! I thought there was a washer between the ss and the bracket?
I think there should be as well. I had to go out and buy a longer bolt for mine.

The other thing you might want to do is turn that clamp towards the rear a little which will keep the stabilizer in line with the other suspension components. I was told that they don't work as well when they are at that that angle.
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Found out that my passenger side axle bushing had actually popped out. I noticed some movement in it when I moved the control arm by hand, so I decided to pull the arm off and as soon as I did, the bushing just fell out of the bracket

The bushing still looked good, but I noticed the bracket was a little boogered up, so I did my best to straighten/flatten it out and was able to get the bushing back in by using a c-clamp, a small piece of fence post and a small piece of wood. The bracket didn't collapse while I was pressing it back in, but I'm not sure the hole is wallowed out. I checked the bushing again after running errands all day and it looks like it stayed in place.

I suppose that if it starts popping out again I can tack weld it in place. If that doesn't work, does anybody make replacement brackets?

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retired the WJ from daily driving duties and picked up something to replace it.......................
I love ZJ's that are in really good condition. I think they are a very good looking car. And of course I'm liking the 5.9....

Is it broken?

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Replaced the dash tweeters AGAIN. this time i used OEMs
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post #21899 of Old 06-10-2013, 10:15 AM
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Nice WJ! That's weird seeing yellow on a ZJ, but it looks awesome on that JK!

What kind of tweeters did you replace them with? Just new stockers?
I believe it was powerbass. The stockers are $50 each. You can get a pair on ebay for $30 shipped. So far they sound crisp, but I think my infiniti's were blown for a while.
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post #21900 of Old 06-10-2013, 10:22 AM
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I put powerbass component tweaters to replace the dash, and rear doors, and memphis reference in the front doors powered through a powerbass 4ch amp, and for bass put in a complimentary powerbass amp. Sounds infinitely better without costing too much at all.

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