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Old 04-30-2013, 08:21 PM   #1
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Will a rear sway bar from a 2003 gt fit on my car?
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Will a rear swag bar from a 2003 gt fit on my car?
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Do I have to do any modification? Or just bolt it on?
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Will a rear swag bar from a 2003 gt fit on my car?
What's a swag bar? sounds weird... I don't think you want it.

Now something that's similar is a sway bar. It should fit. I'm not 100% sure since the axles are different. BUT i think I read that they do fit.
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Will a rear swag bar from a 2003 gt fit on my car?
Swaaaaagggggg.....



But yeah it should fit snug, no modifications. The body is exactly the same
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What's a swag bar? sounds weird... I don't thing you want it.

Now something that's similar is a sway bar. It should fit. I'm not 100% sure since the axles are different. BUT i think I read that they do fit.
Lmao sorry stupid spell check -.- but alright well ill have to see!
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Sweet thanks! I have this 03 gt that doesn't run with all these parts:p
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Sweet thanks! I have this 03 gt that doesn't run with all these parts:p
Dude, if you have the whole GT send me some parts!!
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A smaller diameter rear sway bar will increase rear grip downside it will increase understeer. Other hand larger diameter will oversteer and will make it feel like car wants to spin out in a corner. It will feel like it increases steering in the car.
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A smaller diameter rear sway bar will increase rear grip downside it will increase understeer. Other hand larger diameter will oversteer and will make it feel like car wants to spin out in a corner. It will feel like it increases steering in the car.
So ill get oversteer?

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Dude, if you have the whole GT send me some parts!!
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to be honest you won't get the fishtail feeling when you put that GT bar on. especially since you don't have one stock. One of my favorite things i've done so far was pop a GT bar on. of course they used a handful of sizes throughout the years. along with using both hollow and solid bars. in the end no matter what you'll enjoy putting it on. you'll need to use two of the bolts from the GT. your v6 will have 2 of the other bolts already under there because they hold some lines in place
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So ill get oversteer?

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depends wat size the bar is.
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I pulled one from a 98 in a junk yard, bolted directly in, 10 minutes max
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to be honest you won't get the fishtail feeling when you put that GT bar on. especially since you don't have one stock. One of my favorite things i've done so far was pop a GT bar on. of course they used a handful of sizes throughout the years. along with using both hollow and solid bars. in the end no matter what you'll enjoy putting it on. you'll need to use two of the bolts from the GT. your v6 will have 2 of the other bolts already under there because they hold some lines in place
Oh okay thanks!
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Removing rear sway bar

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Tools you need.
Jack, jack stand, x bar, and 13mm socket


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Remove tire of course.


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There's the first bolt and the second ones a little to the left.


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Unscrew both and them repeat on other side.


P.s. if you're swapping it from another vehicle like myself then you'll have to get the nuts from the other car and put them on the car you're getting the bar from so the bolts can go back into place


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Installing rear sway bar
Using same tools as removal except add another of jack

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When you get it jacked up and look for the bolts when installing there will only be one on each side instead of two. So just remove them.
(Also when installing you'll have to bolts to put back in on each side where the old ones went or new ones will go.)



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Now I did it by myself so I used a jack to hold up the sway bar in place. And screwed in the bolts for this side.


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After putting the first bolt in I couldn't get it to stay straight or even. So I put the jack on the other side and lifted the sway bar into its position on the other side and I was able to position it on the side I was working on.



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Then do the same for the other side and that's it!
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I would never trust those scissor jacks for anything. Especially if your going under the car. $60 can get you a heavy duty one at autozone. Safe than sorry bro.
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I would never trust those scissor jacks for anything. Especially if your going under the car. $60 can get you a heavy duty one at autozone. Safe than sorry bro.
Lol don't worry I only used it to hold the sway bar in place:p I used my jack from the reply about unistslling^^ above


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Lol don't worry I only used it to hold the sway bar in place:p I used my jack from the reply about unistslling^^ above
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Scared me for a second !!!
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Scared me for a second !!!
Haha:p yeah I don't trust them either:p
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I always use a scissor jack, with jack stands.

Never go under a car without Jack stands, even with a 500$ jack.
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I always use a scissor jack, with jack stands.

Never go under a car without Jack stands, even with a 500$ jack.
I used jack stands also:p
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