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Unread 09-06-2010, 06:24 AM   #1
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Default Front sway bar end links

I have searched our forum for front sway bar end links and I all see is info on rear end links. Does anyone make after market front end links? I found this weekend that I need to replace the fronts and I might as well do the rear as well.
Google shows a ton of rear link setups but I only find stock fronts. Has anyone replaced their fronts and if so what did you use?

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Unread 09-06-2010, 07:38 AM   #2
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All pro off road makes a set, might be listed for the FJ. they look pretty beefy though.
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All pro off road makes a set, might be listed for the FJ. they look pretty beefy though.
Rory had those All Pro front swaybar end links on his truck. He ended up taking them off because they caused nothing but problems when the suspension would cycle.
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Unread 09-08-2010, 01:28 PM   #4
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The response on this topic has been overwhelming. I replaced the end links with Toyota OEM parts. The front end is now quiet and running smooth. I figured the old ones lasted 7 years so go with what you know. I got both sides for $120 (usually they are $91 a piece).
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How/where did u get that price?
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Unread 09-09-2010, 04:48 AM   #6
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How/where did u get that price?
Expat,

I googled around and found this link:
http://www.toyotaparts123.com/partlo...layCatalogid=0

This is a Toyota dealership in Ohio who sells parts online. So I called my local dealer and asked them to match or beat the $65 price. It never hurts to ask especially when it saved me $52 and I had them in one day.
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Complete FJ Trail Team suspension mated to a ReadyLift SST 3"/2" kit, Rear Diff breather extended to gas door, Rear brake extender, FJ 17" wheels with Michelin LTX AT2 285/70/17 shoes, Rola Rack w/extension and fully welded with homemade roof brackets, No running boards.

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Have not seen many aftermarket options for the links. Wonder if someone can simple add metal to the stock units for more strength as the joints don't seem to fail.
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Bulldog,

My joints failed, cracked and were dry inside. The hardware was fine.
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