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Old 05-01-2013, 12:42 PM
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death wobble question

hey guys im new this forum but not to workin on my own cars and trucks and i need a little help on something. so i was driving my 07 PSD 4x4 around the other day kinda hotroding a bit when i noticed what i thought was the dreaded death wobble, it wasnt too bad but made me a bit worried so i checked everything out under there and while a little worn everything looked ok and i plan on troubleshooting for loose spots and getting a new alignment to see if this helps but anyway to my question. ive been looking up the "wobble fix" track bars and theyre all like 500-900 effing dollars! has anyone tried to maybe fabricate their own it seems to only be a regular track bar with some hiem joints instead of bushings that are threaded in so you can adjust it?
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Old 05-01-2013, 02:56 PM
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I just fixed a bad death wobble with Track bar bushings and drag link. My truck was older than yours however. I would look into seeing if they sell urithane bushings for your year truck, they were a pain to get out but went back in nice.
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thanx yea i should probably start replacing bushings anyway and maybe thats all it was i guess well see. what year was your truck? im just so curious to see if anyone has been able to home make a successful "anti-wobble" track bar because it really seems like a monopoly that these few companies have and all the hype about how well they work
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