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Old 04-14-2017, 02:50 AM   #1
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The sway bars and steering stabilizer didn't come with it?


Sounds like your off to a great start, enjoy!
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Old 04-14-2017, 07:41 AM   #3
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Welcome. It sounds like you are doing it right. Enjoy the retirement and the adventure
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Glad to have you here in the forum with us.

Glad to see you out on the road using it.

Happy Trails!!!
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Hi ! Welcome to IRV2! We're sure glad you joined the gang!

Congrats on the new rig! Keep her between the ditches!

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Old 04-14-2017, 12:45 PM   #6
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Sway Bars & Steering Stabilizer

Samuel, had undersized sway bars. Upgrade replaced front one and adds additional rear one. They really were puny. And no, the manufacturer does not provide a reflex steering stabilizer. Can not believe how much easier it is to drive now.
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