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Old 12-13-2010, 11:40 AM
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Originally Posted by 123pugsy
I checked out a sway bar at the hot rod shop and it was only 7/8'' diameter.

It seemed a little ''thin'' for my liking.

I'm wondering if anyone knows of a good factory sway bar I could use.

My front end is similar to a MII with a 56'' track width.

Thanks.
There is more than the diameter that makes a sway bar stiff or not stiff. The length of the arms at each end for example. How far out on the control arm the link is mounted is another.

7/8 is bigger than the stock one on my 4500 lb Buick, that is now wimpy bar! Of course it all depends on the length of the arm link mounting point.

If that is one that they have specifically for rod use with MII set ups, I would say it's a good place to start.

Brian

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