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Old 12-28-2011, 01:53 PM
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Cool SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

I found a sick deal online from a salvage yard and I only paid $25 for the strut and $20 for shipping. Couple scratches but over all mint condition. Will post pic as soon as I get it installed.
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Old 12-28-2011, 02:08 PM
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Re: SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

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Old 12-28-2011, 04:22 PM
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Re: SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

Interesting, for some reason I didn't think the SRT strut was a direct replacement for the non-SRT strut.
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Old 12-28-2011, 04:25 PM
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Re: SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

if you have the intake resonator...like the 3.7 and 4.7...it will rub on the intake resonator. I doubt it works with the 5.7's engine cover. No idea on the CRD...but Id say it wont work on it as well with the cover.
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Old 12-28-2011, 07:20 PM
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Re: SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

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No idea on the CRD...but Id say it wont work on it as well with the cover.
yeah, I agree, I had wanted a SRT strut brace but then I'm sure I read somewhere that the SRT strut brace would not fit on a non-SRT WK.

I do think that all non-SRT strut braces are the same, seems to me I was cross checking WK part numbers, and they were all the same part numbers for the non-SRT models, CRD/3.7/4.7/5.7

Anyway, my strut bar is all frickin scratched thanks to the dealership mechanics, I'm thinking of chroming it, that should hold up the best.

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Will post pic as soon as I get it installed.
I'm certainly interested in pics of the 2 strut bars to see if they are swappable.
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Re: SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

Well I don't haves any air box anymore so all I have left is the throttle body becauemit now connected to the k&n intake so I have the clearance now. The holes are the same for the bolt on, so everything should be no problem. We shall see...
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Re: SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

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Well I don't haves any air box anymore so all I have left is the throttle body becauemit now connected to the k&n intake so I have the clearance now. The holes are the same for the bolt on, so everything should be no problem. We shall see...

you will have to drill a hole into it or make a mounting bracket for something..... i cant remember off the top of my head. but it will fit on the 4.7 without the airbox
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Old 12-28-2011, 11:02 PM
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Re: SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

I shouldn't have to do anything the jeeps body r all the same that it why u can do conversions w/o any modifications
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Old 12-28-2011, 11:31 PM
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Re: SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

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I shouldn't have to do anything the jeeps body r all the same that it why u can do conversions w/o any modifications

i had one on my jeep for awhile and scott has one on his, you have to drill
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Re: SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

It fits the the 5.7 not problem. Good luck.
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Re: SRT engine brace/upper strut bar

Is the SRT brace stronger or better than the non-SRT brace?
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