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Old June 23rd, 2008, 11:38 PM   #1
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Lightbulb XJ: Need to build a trac bar!

Alright, my axle bushing took a grap so I want to build me up a new track bar to go with my steering set up. I wanna go over the axle mount set up, still running my hiem joint but want a 2" bushing on the axle. But where do I get the bushing? I know I've seen them just forgot where.
Also has anyone else did something similar post pics if got them thanks.
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Old June 24th, 2008, 07:33 AM   #2
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You could try JC Whitney or an industrial type supplier.
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Old June 24th, 2008, 10:36 AM   #3
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go to a truck spring and driveline shop near you a get one
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Old June 24th, 2008, 01:20 PM   #4
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go to a truck spring and driveline shop near you a get one
Right. Just thought of that myself, was looking at RE for the metal sleeve to weld to the end of the stock for the bushing.
But I was thinking perhaps just doing a double ended heim joint track bar, I like joints anyways. :tonka: be easy enough to fab up a mount for the axle and just have to grap up a couple more tube ends.??????
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Old June 24th, 2008, 02:37 PM   #5
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I went with a stock bushing on the axle and a Billistic Fab 7/8 Heim on the frame.
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Old June 29th, 2008, 09:53 AM   #6
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They sell to the places you'd normally buy them from and you get them the day after you order them.
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Old June 29th, 2008, 09:57 AM   #7
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try race catalogs circle or drag they all use the heims
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