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Old 07-13-2013, 09:31 AM   #1
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zj drag link and tie rod swap to tj need help

got some death wobble and was tipped off that the drag link and tie rods from a 1998 grand cherokee v8 swap to a tj. the cherokees tie rods and dragink are suppositly beefier then the stock wranglers compone ts and i was hoping if anybody had any napa part numbers i can give to my rep. if not what should i tell him i want.

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This is what I found. I am doing this within the next week or two myself, but I don't see enough parts here I don't think. There's the inner and two outers plus the sleeve. I was told the draglink was the same for both the ZJ and the TJ. I am curious how that gets a beefier end on the passenger side wheel.

http://stu-offroad.com/steering/zjtie/tierod-1.htm

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Old 07-13-2013, 09:54 AM   #3
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The drag link isn't as much of a liability as the small diameter tie rod bending. Changing the drag link isn't an upgrade. Just get the inner/outer and sleeve.
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that link was very helpful thank you for posting! highly reccomend anyone read it for a nice upgrade over stock
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Old 07-13-2013, 02:55 PM   #5
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Did mine off that same link a few months ago. Very satisfied with the outcome.
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