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Hello WF,

Just heard some clear metalic grinding and took a look to find a broken bracket and my sway bar rubbing against the inside of my drivers side rear rim.

Is this a common issue and what is the fix, just reweld the bracket with beefier welds?
 

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yes you will need to weld the bracket, I would invest in a better bracket as quality ones attach to the axle tube via either welding or a U-bolt to give it more support. one like yours has no support and I can see why the weld broke.
 

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That bracket was a ticking time bomb. As Jadmt said, with no support, it was going to break.
 

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That bracket was a ticking time bomb. As Jadmt said, with no support, it was going to break.
Thanks everybody y’all are great!

What is the name of that bracket or that bar so I can get a new one? I’ll cut it off and install a ubolt version.

Better yet if you can reconnect a ubolt version I’d rather go with a recommendation...
 

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Tera flex, metal cloak, Rock Krawler, as well as many others sell the trac bar bracket that is much better supported. Some even recommend that they be welded as well.
 

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Thanks everybody y’all are great!

What is the name of that bracket or that bar so I can get a new one? I’ll cut it off and install a ubolt version.

Better yet if you can reconnect a ubolt version I’d rather go with a recommendation...
I believe that would be called a Rear Track Bar Relocation Bracket.
 

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Wow if that link had been on the inside the bolt would have eaten your tire!
One more argument for outside mounting vs inside.
 
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