Help - Sway Bar End Links with Pics - Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 09-23-2010, 12:05 PM   #1
Jeeper
 
sdbryant's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Middleburg, FL
Posts: 127
Help - Sway Bar End Links with Pics

I noticed my passenger side sway bar link bottom bushing is pretty bad (see pic 2). Problem is that the jeep has a lift which appears to be a skyjacker lift (although its prob a mixture os parts from different manufacturers) and I cant determine how to order bushings for these links? Can anyone tell me who makes these sway bar links just by looking at them in case I cant just buy the bushings. Im really having troubles finding these types of sway bar links and an even harder time just trying to get the bushings. Dont want to spend a ton on new links and was hoping to just replace the worn bushing only.

Also, I noticed the PO used some washers as spacers (see pictures) on the drivers side links. Any reason that you can think of for doing this and is there a "better" fix?
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	100_3625.jpg
Views:	127
Size:	200.9 KB
ID:	25893   Click image for larger version

Name:	100_3626.jpg
Views:	109
Size:	211.7 KB
ID:	25894  

Click image for larger version

Name:	100_3627.jpg
Views:	113
Size:	213.4 KB
ID:	25895   Click image for larger version

Name:	100_3628.jpg
Views:	94
Size:	220.2 KB
ID:	25896  


__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
sdbryant is offline   Quote
Old 09-23-2010, 12:09 PM   #2
The Rogue Moderator

::WF Moderator::
 
Cons_Table's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Ridgecrest, CA
Posts: 7,573
I believe those bushings are similar to the ones you will find in shocks. You should be able to pick some up from your local auto store

__________________
Poor Boy Racing The definition of the EVERYMAN Challenge!

Everyman Challenge XJ Build
Cons_Table is offline   Quote
Old 09-23-2010, 12:31 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
sdbryant's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Middleburg, FL
Posts: 127
Will something like this work?
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	energy_suspension_9_8105R.jpg
Views:	75
Size:	14.2 KB
ID:	25899  
__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
sdbryant is offline   Quote
Old 09-23-2010, 12:33 PM   #4
The Rogue Moderator

::WF Moderator::
 
Cons_Table's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Ridgecrest, CA
Posts: 7,573
I dunno bout that. I was thinking some similar to the ones in the package of this picture.

__________________
Poor Boy Racing The definition of the EVERYMAN Challenge!

Everyman Challenge XJ Build
Cons_Table is offline   Quote
Old 09-23-2010, 12:43 PM   #5
Jeeper
 
sdbryant's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Middleburg, FL
Posts: 127
Or is this it?
Attached Images
 
__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
sdbryant is offline   Quote
Old 09-23-2010, 12:44 PM   #6
Jeeper
 
sdbryant's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Middleburg, FL
Posts: 127
Thanks Cons, just saw your pic. Ill search for the BDS type too.
__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
sdbryant is offline   Quote
Old 09-23-2010, 12:47 PM   #7
The Rogue Moderator

::WF Moderator::
 
Cons_Table's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Ridgecrest, CA
Posts: 7,573
You may pop one out to make sure. Then just take it to the auto store with you and compare
__________________
Poor Boy Racing The definition of the EVERYMAN Challenge!

Everyman Challenge XJ Build
Cons_Table is offline   Quote
Old 09-23-2010, 12:56 PM   #8
Jeeper
 
Hendy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Fort Eustis, Virginia
Posts: 372
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cons_Table
I dunno bout that. I was thinking some similar to the ones in the package of this picture.
My discos came with bushings just like the ones in the package too.

__________________
Chris

2002 TJ, 3" RCD coil springs, 1" body lift, 32" BFG AT KO's, 15X10 Cragar Soft 8's, Rocky Mount Discos, Skyjacker Nitro 8000's, new Rugged Ridge soft top (VERY LOUD!!!!). PowerAid throttle body spacer, AIRAID CAI, DYNOMAX Super Turbo CATBACK.

Rocking the country music through a Sony Xplod head unit (iPod/iPhone compatible) 300W Dual amp, 10" Pioneer sub in the back.


http://img1.jurko.net/10183.gif
Hendy is offline   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
replacing sway bar links jbone303 TJ General Discussion Forum 2 06-20-2011 10:48 AM
sway bar advice easyrhino TJ Tech Forum 1 08-28-2010 06:21 PM
Another sway bar link problem KillingFields TJ Tech Forum 4 07-17-2010 12:13 PM
Need pics of your rear sway bar MR.CLIFFORD TJ Pics Forum 11 11-11-2009 05:07 PM
Sway Bar Link? Scooby TJ Tech Forum 15 12-03-2006 01:55 PM



Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:21 PM.


User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2015 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC