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OEM or dropped Pitman?

Discussion in 'TJ General Discussion' started by jthoms1, Feb 12, 2018.

  1. jthoms1

    jthoms1 New Member
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    Ok I ordered an OEM replacement pitman arm. On the drop bracket....if I remove that....where do I reconnect it? Where I took the bolt out that holds in the drop bracket?
     
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    Looks like it. Here is a pic of my front end...the gold colored piece is my trackbar, and it bolts in kinda right below the steering stabilizer. 7nK2GeSNz9T3BGExU-zOx814NGk_5Lf1t7Rd98vdfLwY5YyKE9yQjvTD4xMrKuHcgcu3FkYVOcCAL4O5ey=w1634-h919-no.jpg
     
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    Okay that makes sense. Thanks for the help!
     
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    Yes, remove that drop bracket and bolt the track bar where the bracket was bolted to. Torque to spec.
     
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    Just swapped out a drop pitman for the OEM arm. Wow, what a HUGE difference it made on the steering.

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