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Old 27 Jan 2014, 04:44 pm
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Default Added factory rear sway bar

I cannot understand why Chrysler dropped the rear sway bar especially on the GT. I got one at the junk yard 35.00 out the door and all you need is 2 nuts for the bottom sway bar mounts. I used lock nuts and was kind of a pain to get them started and tightened down. It takes away some of the wallow in the back and straight line stability is really improved. If you whip the steering wheel back and forth the car stays more stable. I like it.
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Old 27 Jan 2014, 04:51 pm
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I cannot understand why Chrysler dropped the rear sway bar especially on the GT. I got one at the junk yard 35.00 out the door and all you need is 2 nuts for the bottom sway bar mounts. I used lock nuts and was kind of a pain to get them started and tightened down. It takes away some of the wallow in the back and straight line stability is really improved. If you whip the steering wheel back and forth the car stays more stable. I like it.
pretty neat huh...now what if you had 2 rear sway bars?

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Old 27 Jan 2014, 08:35 pm
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I was following your build but havn't heard much about your dual sway bars or if it ever worked out.
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Old 27 Jan 2014, 10:25 pm
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I cannot understand why Chrysler dropped the rear sway bar especially on the GT"
Hmm, I wonder if anyone has questioned that before?

Just messin'. Glad it worked out for you. As for the added nuts, a lot of us have used speed nuts that slide over the existing brackets like a clip and have stamped-in 3/8-16 threads. They can be picked up at any auto parts store.

I loved the added stability and noticed it right away. Now I want to upgrade to a full Eibach setup
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Old 28 Jan 2014, 01:17 am
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Lightbulb Re: Added factory rear sway bar

It's was always back there, you just couldnt see it.

So now after your install you have 2 sway bars!!!



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I cannot understand why Chrysler dropped the rear sway bar especially on the GT. I got one at the junk yard 35.00 out the door and all you need is 2 nuts for the bottom sway bar mounts. I used lock nuts and was kind of a pain to get them started and tightened down. It takes away some of the wallow in the back and straight line stability is really improved. If you whip the steering wheel back and forth the car stays more stable. I like it.
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Old 28 Jan 2014, 01:21 am
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Busa off his meds again????
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