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    Eibach sway-bars or not....

    what do you guys think about them in combination with McGaughys 2/3 dropkit on a AWD?

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    is it actually going to do something you'll notice??

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    that was my question.....

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    i can't imagine in a 7000 lb suv you'll see any gains. i'd say put the money elsewhere.

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    I have put Hotchkis sway bars on my Jeeps and Suburbans, they make a huge difference, and when used on lowered cars and trucks they even work better, the ride will be more harsh, but the handling makes you forget that pretty quick.

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    Sway bars.... or even more properly "anti-sway bars" will help reduce body roll and in turn (pardon the pun) give better cornering.

    as hcvone mentioned they will work most effectively on lowered cars because of the lowered center of gravity.

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    yeah, i know all that, but 'lowered cars' yes, 'lowered escalades', are they needed?? are you going to push it so hard you'd 'use' the extra handeling??

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    Quote Originally Posted by T_Dogg8
    yeah, i know all that, but 'lowered cars' yes, 'lowered escalades', are they needed?? are you going to push it so hard you'd 'use' the extra handeling??
    I've seen lots of people that drive trucks/SUVs like they were Enzo Ferraris :P

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    I drive my trucks like I drive my Z06 or M5, I am usually happy to get 10,000 miles from brake pads and tires, I still have the stock brake pads, and the Bridgestone Revo's has 15k on them and they look great. Even on non lowered trucks the sway bars will make a difference

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    Quote Originally Posted by Clem
    I've seen lots of people that drive trucks/SUVs like they were Enzo Ferraris :P


    something wrong with that?

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    yeah there is something wrong with that. its dangerous. for urself and also for others on the road

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    Quote Originally Posted by PistolPreeth
    yeah there is something wrong with that. its dangerous. for urself and also for others on the road
    i was starting to think i was the only one who thought that.

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    Re: Eibach sway-bars or not....

    Quote Originally Posted by PistolPreeth
    yeah there is something wrong with that. its dangerous. for urself and also for others on the road



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