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PostPost by: Frank Howard » Wed Apr 07, 2010 4:00 pm

I purchased a new pair of rod ends at a LOG years ago. A friend of mine was in need of them but when I got them out of the box, I discovered that over the years, the rubber boots had totally disintigrated. Rather than bin a pair of brand new rod ends, I found new rubber boots for them.
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PostPost by: billwill » Thu Apr 08, 2010 2:04 pm

gerrym wrote:Bill, those track rod ends (ball joints) complete with the rubber seal are so cheap I'm surprised anyone is trying to fit a new rubber. Are we talking about the same thing? Post a picture?

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Saves on having to realign the toe-in etc if you don't have to unscrew the end off the track rod. :lol:
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