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So the OME steering damper for Disco 99 and on (going on my 2004) but it does not fit in the bracket to get bolted in -- that is, the bushing is too wide for the mount, by at least 1/8 inch. Unsure if I should try to just grind this down, or....?
 

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Both ends have same eye. Both have same type of bracket.

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By the way, I could pry the bracket at one end, but don't have leverage to do the other end without figuring some odd tool set up to use. But I already bent the bracket out a bit, and it still won't fit in there. The bushing has a metal sleeve in the center, this is what is too wide for the bracket on the truck.
 

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I would grind down the bushing sleeve before I would deform the bracket. Actually there is no way I would mod the frame to bolt on an accessory.
 

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OK. Seems I have some grinding to do. Thanks for advice.
 

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5mm difference in the width of the standard compared to the OME.
 
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