Track bar axle end bushings available as an accessory option below. This change in angle of the track bar causes a change in the side-to-side position of the axle. The combination of excellent design and high-quality fabrication has resulted in a uniquely superior solution for your Dodge Ram suspension. Required Flag nut part number Mopar 6509070aa. It will rebuild it stronger than new. You can make fine-tune adjustments without the time and effort of uninstalling the bar. We carry the widest selection of steering components, but as always, if you don't see it here give us call and we will find it for you! Pure Diesel Power carries all of the parts you are looking for to solve your trucks issues.
The tracking bar is a long steel bar that is attached to the front axle on the the passenger side of the truck and the other end is attached to the frame on the driver's side. Luke's Link Tracking Bar Upgrade Dodge Ram 4x4 1994-2002 The number one cause of steering problems on Dodge 4X4 is a loose tracking bar. Each end joint is zinc coated to resist corrosion. Simply choose how much front end lift you have from the drop down box below. Not only did it fix the death wobble problem I experienced, my steering was noticeably tighter, and now 4 years and 60K miles later, they are still holding up like new.
These bushings are self-lubricating, due to the graphite impregnation, as well as being grease-able. Now I am back to get some for my 2011 Dodge, and figured I'd leave a review since I am still impressed after 4 years. However, Carli also offers a track bar drop bracket available from the drop down menu below that allows use on trucks with six inches of lift. Factory hardware will be reused. You will need an 18mm socket to remove the trackbar bolts.
We haven't met a Ram yet that didn't benefit from upgrading to this Carli track bar. Although I had some steering wheel drift, I did not notice any form of front end wobble on my vehicle. Track Bar Frame End Luke's Link is a heavy duty rebuild kit that was invented to rebuild tie rods, drag links and tracking bars. The ability to adjust the bar while on the truck vastly reduces the time and work of attaining the perfect axle position. Some manufacturers offer adjustable bars that have one-end adjustment, which do offer adjustability, but in order to adjust their length the bar need to be installed, measure hub position, uninstall, adjust, install, repeat, repeat, repeat until desired position is achieved.
Excellent ride quality is achieved through the improved noise and motion dampening effect of the end joint construction. This bushing kit includes a pair of bushings to do both sides of the trackbar. However, the greatest advantage is the ease with which all of these benefits can be achieved through adjustment. Parts for this kit may be purchased separate in case it becomes loose. I am not a professional mechanic, and any misadventure resulting from your attempt to repair your vehicle is your responsibility. Each bar can be easily adjusted after the bar is installed to achieve true alignment positioning.
This is the stock track bar bolt on 08-12 Ram trucks but we also use it to replace the 14mm trackbar bolt on the 03-08 trucks that have wallowed out the track bar mounting bracket. This process is inefficient and ultimately ineffective. Each bar is constructed of 1. The weakness of this tracking bar is the end that is attached to the frame. By simply drilling the track bar bracket out you can upgrade your truck to the larger hardware.
Hell Bent Steel is proud to release our heavy-duty adjustable track bar for your full sized Dodge Ram truck! This video is published for entertainment purposes only, so do not misconstrue this as an instructional guide. By far one of our top selling items, even on a completely stock truck, it will dramatically tighten up the overall feel of the truck. From the best brands including Borgeson, Carli Suspension, Red-Head and Mopar. Most other bars i have seen are not this robust. Due to the design of the Dodge front suspension, when the axle moves up and down the angle of track bar which is designed to control the side to side position of the axle changes. I demonstrate a worn track bar in my 1998 Dodge Ram, and I show how I swapped it for an aftermarket Moog bar.
You will also need the flag nut if you are upgrading or don't already have one. Description One of the weakest points on the '03-'07 Dodge Ram suspension is the trackbar and tie rod ends. Access to a press to push the old bushings out will save a lot of time and effort on this job. This track baR is absolUtely awesome. Installing these polyurethane bushings will tighten up the bar-to-frame connection which will make a lot of difference in the way your truck drives. This end has a ball and socket design with nylon bushings and a small spring that will not hold up under off-road conditions. Installing a Luke's Link on your tracking bar should allow the bar to last the life of the truck.