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post #1 of 9 Old 06-27-2013, 01:27 AM Thread Starter
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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?

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post #2 of 9 Old 06-27-2013, 01:53 AM
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Keep it on the Jeep.
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post #3 of 9 Old 06-27-2013, 06:11 AM
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Does no good not to have it, only helps to have it.
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post #4 of 9 Old 06-27-2013, 06:57 AM
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Pitch it........


Then put an Antirock in the rear.

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post #5 of 9 Old 06-27-2013, 06:59 AM
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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.

My RHD TJ - Savvy equipped... And loving it!

I drive on the right side, what's wrong with you?
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post #6 of 9 Old 06-27-2013, 07:16 AM Thread Starter
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thanks all..keep!
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post #7 of 9 Old 06-27-2013, 07:40 AM
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post #8 of 9 Old 06-27-2013, 08:28 AM
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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
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post #9 of 9 Old 06-27-2013, 08:29 AM
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nice, the worms didn't get dirt everywhere after that can opened.
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