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Old 06-19-2012, 10:47 AM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

the lower control arm and knuckle are the same on the SRT EXCEPT for the bolt spacing on the SRT knuckle for the brembo caliper
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Old 06-19-2012, 11:03 AM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

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the lower control arm and knuckle are the same on the SRT EXCEPT for the bolt spacing on the SRT knuckle for the brembo caliper
Very cool info. thanks. But why charge more for LCA then? Maybe the modified steering knuckle mounts differently?
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Old 06-19-2012, 11:07 AM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

nope...exactly the same. I have the SRT knuckles on my WK for the brembo conversion. Youll find out...just about anything tied to the SRT is more expensive...even if its the same!
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Old 06-19-2012, 11:11 AM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

Ewweee....! Corporate mongering. Since I've got you online. I know you've stated that I don't need the srt rear end links, but I can't help but to think there must have been a reason for making them different?
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Old 06-19-2012, 11:13 AM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

yes...there is a triangular brace that makes them more rigid or stronger I guess??? I added it to mine...but noticed 0 difference over not having it.
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Old 06-19-2012, 11:36 AM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

I wonder if it's a wear and tear issue, like bending a pepsi can. Maybe the wk end links perform the same, but the bushings will wear out faster and eventually performance would gradually deteriorate. Not all parts improve performance, but rather maintain it. Any thoughts?
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Old 06-19-2012, 07:16 PM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

Bobharly: im pretty sure everything is on there correctly and i did not replace the foam insulators youre talking about. I wasnt expecting a big time lowered jeep just a bit and i had a couple of people telling me that the back looks a bit lowered but only the back. I myself dont see any difference from stock but ill have some pictures up im really curious what you guys will say
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Old 06-19-2012, 07:40 PM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

the best you couldve done was to take measurements in the same spot before and after. the eibachs drop you a little over and inch. The info for that is all over this thread.
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

This is where i got all the info Scott. I should of measured like you said :/
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

sorry...didnt mean it to sound like I was scolding you.....LOL
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Old 06-20-2012, 11:41 AM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

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sorry...didnt mean it to sound like I was scolding you.....LOL
Lol. No worries!! Hey scott im looking to replace my front upper control arms. Is there certain brands you can recommend ?? Im looking into mevotech but dont want to purchase until i get any ideas fron here first..
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

most of the lowered SRT and wk guys will use the Jeepin by Al UCA's....but they are outrageous in price.....like $400+ I dont really know any of the brand names for UCA's since Ive never changed mine. There should be some info here on the forums on good UCA's.
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