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Old 01-22-2011, 10:18 AM
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Re: Next upgrade opinions!

i was thinking about makeing my own sway bar links. i have a 05 gc and wanted thicker ones like the bwoody.s. i can get all the parts needed and measure the stock ones and just use thicker tubeing. Any idea's?? good or bad
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Re: Next upgrade opinions!

You'll have a problem trying to locate and fit bushings. They are not expensive anyway, and you can just buy them so why reinvent the wheel. IF you plan on offroading at all, these are not for you as they make the ride harsh on rough roads, plus the rear ones have no ball joint like stock ones so the suspension will not articulate at all.
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Re: Next upgrade opinions!

i want to make a set like bwoody's they are just simple cheap bushings with thicker tubeing nothing hard to make! i know alot of places i can get the bushings from. bwoody sells there srt8 set up for like almost 200$ i could make them for no more than 100$ prob less
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Now thinking about. I kind of left this thread open ended. I'm not going to worry about suspension as the PO had kept up on replacement parts and preventative maintence.

My questions were more geared towards the performance aspect of modding a WK. I've been reading many people say that the muffler/exhaust seems to be a waste unless one is looking for sound (which I was).

Would an CAI setup be more beneifical then the a tuner at this point? I seem to be doing a lot of highway driving latly so I'm looking for a few more MPGs (who isn't). But at the same time I'm all about having a hemi!

I know some people probably wonder why I would want to drop money into a high milage WK but I got a good deal on it and it seems to be running pretty decent right now! Not really sure how long these engines/powertrain last but I guess I can find out. thanks for the ideas so far guys! It's hard to find support for modding the WK. Not like the cj/yj/tjs I'm use to playing with!
depending on what brand(s) you go with, you'll spend about the same amount for a cai as a tuner( not with a custom tune abviously) so I'd get the tuner 1st- you'll get more out of it
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depending on what brand(s) you go with, you'll spend about the same amount for a cai as a tuner( not with a custom tune abviously) so I'd get the tuner 1st- you'll get more out of it
Thanks for the thought! I am starting to lean that way as well.
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