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post #16 of 18 Old 09-17-2012, 03:22 PM
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post #17 of 18 Old 09-17-2012, 03:23 PM
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Experienced DW for the first time a few weeks ago in my '01 TJ. Checked every knuckle nut and bolt because it freaked me out. In the end it was as simple as changing a worn steering damper.

Replacing the steering dampener/stabilizer does not fix DW, it only masks it. Proper fix is to torque and or repair the damaged parts/components. A properly tuned/tightened front end doesn't even need a stabilizer.
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post #18 of 18 Old 09-17-2012, 03:33 PM
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I'm with ya. Damper was a bandaid, got it. I'll be on the garage this weekend.
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