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I have to replace my Idler arm and was wondering if it would be worth putting the baces on while I had it a part.

And if there is any negitive effect on the steering feel with the braces or if it gets better.

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Steering seemed to tighten up for me when i put mine on. I would buy a set and put them on anyways just to extend the life of the idler and pitman arm.
 

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it tightens the steering a bit and makes them last longer but the big difference is when you put the HD tie rods on.
 

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Do you have to buy OEM idler/pitman or will moog and other brands work also.
 

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Another question, do the braces actually make the arms last longer.
 

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might as well get them..easy install...they'll definately help your p/i arms last longer...
 

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Do you have to buy OEM idler/pitman or will moog and other brands work also.
Yeah they will work with aftermarket brands they come with two different mounting threads one for stock and one for aftermarket.
 

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id get the moog, stock sucks. I replaced 3 sets before i put the pitman/idler arm braces on.
 

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Moog isn't any better then stock if fact they might be worse. But whatever you go with make sure you get the Cognito kit to go with them.
 

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it tightens the steering a bit and makes them last longer. it makes them last longer becuse of the extra support
 
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