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Old 05-10-2011, 10:46 AM   #1
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Front Sway bar links for HR cup Kit-Race springs

I just replaced my front control arms on my 01 325vert, and found my shocks were done- and rear spring broken..

So I installed the HR cup kit- My front sway bar links seem to be binding as I turn hard- while driving slow- say into a driveway or parking spot.

I read there are some after market, - oem- SS impala ones ex.. looking to see what others have used.

I have taken suggestions of using parts.. that may or may not work, and now have some left over misc (NEW) parts I can't return.. so dont want to do that again.

any suggestions or advice?
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Old 05-11-2011, 04:06 PM   #2
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Well, I kept searching.. Thanks for the help

I ordered the Moog K6662 which from I rear appear to be an upgrade for the impala ss as well.. hope they work out, will see this weekend.
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Old 05-12-2011, 02:08 PM   #3
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Can't go wrong with upgraded MEYLE HD End links...

The sway bar on your vehicle is essentially a connection between the left and right lower control arms. When you take a corner in your vehicle, the sway bars flex and rebound like a spring. Stock bars give a stock performance.

If the sway bar links are broken or worn, the system doesn't work as it should. Replace your end links with one from Meyle and get all the performance characteristics back. New end links help you take turns better with less body roll. A great way to refresh your suspension.

Some symptoms of failure are loose cornering, knocking noises, and a sloppy feeling when hitting bumps. They are very easy to replace, and can be done by any automotive enthusiast.

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Old 05-13-2011, 10:48 AM   #4
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Yes but your performance sway bar links are the same size as oem? which dont seem to 100% fit with a 2" drop? Unless you can prove otherwise?
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Unless you can prove otherwise?
Disregard the misinformation in this thread. I'm not even going to bother explaining why you need endlinks - it's obvious - and judging from your comments, you know it's obvious too. Get the following links:

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-38...inks-pair.aspx

If you still have questions, call Turner and ask them - but all they'll tell you is what you already suspect...
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Old 05-17-2011, 04:18 PM   #6
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Didn't need adjustable, as my suspension isn't adjustable. I went with the Moog, got them on and they work great. Was $40 from amazon. Big diff in size as well
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