JT66's Recent Activity

  1. JT66 replied to the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    I have a friend that dies it for me for $40 after hours at his shop.

    May 21, 2019 at 6:06 PM
  2. JT66 liked joegr's post in the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    You have to do it again after replacing the control arm(s).

    May 21, 2019 at 6:05 PM
  3. JT66 liked joegr's post in the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    Okay, it's not as difficult to change out the 1st gen anti-sway bar as it is for the 2nd gen. Bad assumption on my part. Still, you've...

    May 21, 2019 at 5:07 PM
  4. JT66 liked 04_Sport_LS's post in the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    If the bushings aren't shot... then that would be your best route. Check to make sure the rubber isn't dry rotted or split.

    May 21, 2019 at 5:07 PM
  5. JT66 liked 04_Sport_LS's post in the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    .... and cast aluminum is trickier to weld than forged aluminum... and if it contains magnesium... :eek: :eek: :eek:

    May 21, 2019 at 5:05 PM
  6. JT66 liked joegr's post in the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    It's a pretty good trick to weld the aluminum control arm without warping it. Cheaper to replace the arm...

    May 21, 2019 at 5:05 PM
  7. JT66 liked capt fast's post in the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    drill out the hole to a size of a commonly available brass or bronze bushing. no steel bushings-corrosion issue. If no bushing is...

    May 21, 2019 at 5:05 PM
  8. JT66 liked HyeLifeLS's post in the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    I only buy the motorcraft sway bar links, all the other ones have been junk from my experience, they are pretty inexpensive from rockauto.

    May 21, 2019 at 5:04 PM
  9. JT66 liked HyeLifeLS's post in the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    Looks like u needs new links and lower control arms possibly. In case if u do need a sway bar u can replace it without doing anything...

    May 21, 2019 at 5:04 PM
  10. JT66 liked Broseph's post in the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    I think you missed the point in Joegr’s reply. You only need to replace the end links, NOT the sway bar.The sway bar is steel and...

    May 21, 2019 at 5:03 PM
  11. JT66 replied to the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    Schedule for tomorrow.

    May 21, 2019 at 5:02 PM
  12. JT66 liked joegr's post in the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    I really doubt that the anti-sway bar itself will be any part of those issues.

    May 21, 2019 at 4:44 PM
  13. JT66 attached a file to the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    I'm really soaking up the response and that's why my responses on are delayed. Uodate, changed the outer tie rod ends a daybed 2 ago and...

    20190520_101104.jpg May 21, 2019 at 4:43 PM
  14. JT66 replied to the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    I had severe steering wheel vibration as well as bump steer issues.

    May 21, 2019 at 4:40 PM
  15. JT66 replied to the thread Sway bar/lower control arm wear.

    I looked at the wear in the lower control arm and thought it best to replace lower control arms as well as sway bar links.

    May 21, 2019 at 4:38 PM
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