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Old 07-06-2014, 11:07 AM
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Sway Bar Frame Mount Bushing Confusion

So I ordered Moog k7352 bushings which were the 30mm for the front fame mount sway bar, upon receiving and attempt to install, I found the OUTSIDE diameter of the bushing is too big for my stock brackets. Did Jeep change the outside diameter and size of the mount for the bushings? if so, where can I buy those mounts? id really like to use these moog rubber ones instead of the energy or synergy poly set that I know already has the mounts. Anyone know where I can get these mounts?

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Old 07-06-2014, 11:39 AM   #2
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That's odd since that part number and size is correct as OEM replacement. Can you even thread the bolt to crank it down? Can you post a pic?

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That's odd since that part number and size is correct as OEM replacement. Can you even thread the bolt to crank it down? Can you post a pic?
The mounting bracket ridges and the ridges of my bushing arent even the same. And I tried to push it on and bent the bracket using longer bolts since they wont reach into the threads. Ill post pics in a little bit
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That is the correct part number. That's what is on my jeep right now. maybe you're doing something wrong?

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That is the correct part number. That's what is on my jeep right now. maybe you're doing something wrong?
Haha I sure hope im not doing something wrong. This would probably be as easy as filling up my jeep with gas. But who knows, heres pics. You can see it fits around the sway bar fine (yes I realize its on the wrong spot, just for thr picture.) And you can tell how much bigger the outside is compared to the stock one

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I have reason to believe the outside diameter is different due to me being at oreillys trying to find the right bracket with no luck, but while I was there I had them bring out two different bushings. One for a 98 and the other for an 05. (They were the synergy ones so I didnt want them) but they indeed were differemt outside diameters, and they didnt have moog in the size I need, not even in the system, it came up as the same one even though it was bigger. I just need to know where to get the bracket for the bigger/newer jeeps.
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it's the correct part and it's fitting correctly.

the problem is your current bushings/brackets are not OEM. somebody installed aftermarket poly junk. you need the stock brackets to make those Moog bushings work. should not be hard at all to find, people remove these things all the time to install Anti-Rock sway bars.
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it's the correct part and it's fitting correctly.

the problem is your current bushings/brackets are not OEM. somebody installed aftermarket poly junk. you need the stock brackets to make those Moog bushings work. should not be hard at all to find, people remove these things all the time to install Anti-Rock sway bars.
Oh ok, havent been able to find those brackets anywhere, you happen to know anywhere that sells em online? By the way thanks for identifying that for me, had no idea, I just assumed it was stock, I guess the poly crap aftermarket is a pretty good reason for the squeaks ive been hearing and possibly why the sway bar shifts a bit
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Oh ok, havent been able to find those brackets anywhere, you happen to know anywhere that sells em online?
craigslist > sites

find somebody selling the entire sway bar with bushings & brackets attached.
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craigslist > sites

find somebody selling the entire sway bar with bushings & brackets attached.
I have with no luck, I meant do you happen to know anywhere that sells like a crown replacement or oem online? Maybe ill just call dralership amd see if theyve got em
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Very good. Thanks for the link

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