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Feb 12, 12:10am - #397966 
TRD Sway Bars

I know this is a dumb question but please help! Does anyone have a close up pic on the TRD sway bars (front n' rear)... i mean does it actually have a TRD logo on the bars itself... or how can you tell if it's authentic TRD or not? confused

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Feb 12, 7:49am - #397967 
If I remember correctly, they don't say TRD on them. The way to tell if they're authentic is by the color. They're a dark red, kind of burgundy, and the bushings should be a lighter color of red. And they're heavy as hell...heavier than the stock sway bars. Plus the front & rear have two holes for a soft or stiff setting.

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Feb 12, 10:29am - #397968 
^What he said except only one of them has the holes for the soft or stiff settings. I think it was the rear.


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Feb 12, 11:14am - #397969 
yup

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Feb 12, 11:53am - #397970 
give me a sec...

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Feb 12, 11:54am - #397971 
what they all said... they are correct.

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Feb 12, 12:01pm - #397972 
sorry bro - this is the best I have at the moment... I'm pretty sure they don't have the TRD logo written on them however

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Feb 12, 7:59pm - #397973 
Thankz guys for the response... so now i know once i get mine... it should be genuine... i was juss a little worried since i'm gettin' mine for 185 plus 15 shippin'... thumbsup

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Feb 12, 9:04pm - #397974 
Originally Posted by remric07
Thankz guys for the response... so now i know once i get mine... it should be genuine... i was juss a little worried since i'm gettin' mine for 185 plus 15 shippin'... thumbsup


Yeah thats how much they are selling for now adays.


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Feb 12, 9:37pm - #397975 
really where else do they sell it that price?

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Feb 12, 9:49pm - #397976 
I got mine from david draper who works at toyota for 180 shipped. I know that they were selling for 160 plus shipping for a while since they are being discontinued. I take that back it seems that the places that had it for that price rose the price back up to 300. Ebay has a few everyonce and a while for that price though.


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Feb 12, 10:13pm - #397977 
for 250 shipped you can get some hotchkis. they are supposed to be really nice, mine are still sitting on the floor of my room though. From what I hear they are stiffer then the TRD sways.

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Feb 13, 1:37pm - #397978 
Originally Posted by LiquidG
for 250 shipped you can get some hotchkis. they are supposed to be really nice, mine are still sitting on the floor of my room though. From what I hear they are stiffer then the TRD sways.


Yeah they are stiffer so provide better performance. You might get a somewhat harsher ride, but if you are interested in the performance hotchkis has the best sway bars.


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Feb 13, 1:54pm - #397979 
hey Richie! good luck with the sway bars.

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Feb 13, 6:07pm - #397980 
Originally Posted by SLVCELI
Originally Posted by LiquidG
for 250 shipped you can get some hotchkis. they are supposed to be really nice, mine are still sitting on the floor of my room though. From what I hear they are stiffer then the TRD sways.


Yeah they are stiffer so provide better performance. You might get a somewhat harsher ride, but if you are interested in the performance hotchkis has the best sway bars.


Damn... itz a little late to switch over to hotchkis since i already ordered mine...

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Feb 13, 6:08pm - #397981 
Originally Posted by GtSgiRLie
hey Richie! good luck with the sway bars.


Thankz!

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Feb 13, 9:24pm - #397982 
Originally Posted by remric07
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Originally Posted by LiquidG
for 250 shipped you can get some hotchkis. they are supposed to be really nice, mine are still sitting on the floor of my room though. From what I hear they are stiffer then the TRD sways.


Yeah they are stiffer so provide better performance. You might get a somewhat harsher ride, but if you are interested in the performance hotchkis has the best sway bars.


Damn... itz a little late to switch over to hotchkis since i already ordered mine...


You will be impressed with the TRD's. Dont worry. I have them and love them.


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