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Old August 22nd, 2013, 10:20 AM
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Steering stabilizers

Any thoughts on the 3 available steering stabilizers

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Bilstien

OME

I am planning on doing the OME springs and shocks to replace my old & tired oem ones.

looking for any impressions or suggestions
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Old August 22nd, 2013, 10:31 AM
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Have you adjusted the pre-load on your hubs ... that along with the bushes is the largest contributor to front end stability.
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OME was a nice band aid and it is still doing well. Swivel pins and front wheel bearings make the biggest difference here.
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Old August 22nd, 2013, 11:43 AM
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I've had all three, no real differences that I've noticed. If just doing it because the suspension is old, go with what is least expensive or matches the other stuff is what I'd suggest-particularly since you gave no indication that it is to offset swivel preload issues or what have you.
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It was just a replacement issue rather than trying to fix a wobbly front end. Hubs have already been rebuilt in the last 15k miles.
I want to gain a little height and replace my old shocks/springs is all. Ill probably do the bushings as well
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FWIW, I had a non genuine oem style that didn't last well - Boge maybe. I didn't want a bright yellow one on the front. Get the woodhead genuine if you go that route. In my experience, a bad stabilizer does cause shimmy at certain speeds.
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