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Expo AWD Rear Supsension components


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I have a buddy out in PA with a 5.0 AWD and he needs to replace the bars that go from the top of the rear axle to inside the frame rail. What are they called technically?



 


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Are they sway bars?
 

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I do not think so.
 

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Probably some sort of anti-wrap device.
 

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I think Ford's technical term for them is Torque Arm and they came standard on 5.0L Expo's I believe. Both the 00 & 98 that I've raped the drivetrains out of had them.
 

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Anti-wrap device? yup... Also called a traction bar..

You thought axle-wrap was bad with the 225ft/lb the 4.0 motor makes....

Try it with 300ft/lb

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>>>>>>>

I think Ford's technical term for them is Torque Arm and they came standard on 5.0L Expo's I believe. Both the 00 & 98 that I've raped the drivetrains out of had them.
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Ford Catalogings technical term is "Rear Axle Windup Bar":icon_thumby:

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My daily driver is a 1996 5.0AWD Explorer and it has them...
 


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