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post #1 of 11 Old 06-01-2007, 12:34 PM Thread Starter
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Steering Stabilizers

so i went and got new steering stabilizers today. i didnt think i would notice a difference in the steering but wow, what a difference. I went with a dual stabilizer and it took all the steering shake, and bump shake away from the steering wheel. nice and smooth too. ill get pics as soon as i get my camera batteries charged up.

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SWEET!!! I was thinking about replacing my steering stabilizer as well as all four Rancho shocks...but parts are MAD expencive. (B/C I'm poor!)


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That's a good feeling - huh? Almost like a new truck!

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I don't even have one, do they make that big of difference?

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Yeah they do Clipper. Especially if you are running bigger then stock tires.

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they make a huge difference, if you go larger than 35'' tires they recommend you go to a dual setup. the steering wheel wont jerk when you hit a good bump, the steering feels tighter. i am totally pleased. ill have a few pics in a bit.

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Ok, here are the pics. all opinions welcome!!!!







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Looks good Rob!

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i have the stock setup but it is bent. the ford tech says that is why my truck has this vibration when i turn to the left. i have my doubts though. i will take it off this weekend and see. i would like to have the dual setup but i should get gauges first.

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Looks sweet, Rob! Did you install them or did you have them installed?

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