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flys_yj 06-27-2013 01:27 AM

rear sway bar...keep or pitch?
 
I am helping a neighborhood kid install a 4" lift on his 04 tj-x. rear way bar, keep or pitch?

Benderff 06-27-2013 01:53 AM

Keep it on the Jeep.

JBTJ 06-27-2013 06:11 AM

Does no good not to have it, only helps to have it. :thumbsup:

meatlord 06-27-2013 06:57 AM

Pitch it........


Then put an Antirock in the rear. :D

NotURMailman 06-27-2013 06:59 AM

I tried unhooking it offroad after reading everyone say there is no reason to do so. I didn't like it.

There was absolutely no useful gain in flex and it fealt creepy on off camber side hills. I just did it as an experiment, because I like to see things for myself rather than just accept what I read online. But from my experience, there is no real gain from not having it, and there are certainly draw backs.

I will be installing a rear AntiRok when I do the outboard and rear coil correction, but until then the OE rear sway bar will be staying in place (with the height appropriate extended links).

As a matter of fact I broke the rear sway bar while running home made extended links (a little while after my little experiment), and I went out and found a stock take off to replace it with.

flys_yj 06-27-2013 07:16 AM

thanks all..keep!

RnEmOvr 06-27-2013 07:40 AM

Keep and live, pitch and die.

jeepmutiny 06-27-2013 08:28 AM

That falls.under the old liability issue, if he rolls it the first thing that will happen is you will find yourself in court. I would leave it and.make.him sign a release for.the.modifications performed.as I am sure you do not have insurance or a ASE certification....Jon

LifeProof 06-27-2013 08:29 AM

nice, the worms didn't get dirt everywhere after that can opened.


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