I used moog endlinks on front (replaced the weak plastic cup design) when both OEM links broke around 65k and the moogs have been solid. 66 Posts . Control arm comparison . Decided to go slow and do them part by part, replacing them with oem mopar parts. The old ball joints seized and I had new ones put in at the dealership, but they used Moog, not Mopar. They were installed per FSM within the last two weeks. Duralast vs Moog? The Moog LBJ's in this video have less then 200 miles on them, while the OEM LBJ's are brand new. On my past Subaru, I used Moog sway bar end links, sway bar bushings, and tie rod end. Their stuff may have been good 20 years ago but is cheap now. My Sequoia uses the same LCA setup and parts, and on the Toyota forums it's pretty widely agreed to ONLY use OEM. On my past Subaru, I used Moog sway bar end links, sway bar bushings, and tie rod end. I’ve tried and tested both before compiling this guide. Download the MOOG car parts catalogue. Namhafte Kunden in aller Welt nutzen die robusten, für Traglasten von 1.000 bis 14.500 kg geeigneten Bewegungsplattformen. Sep 3, 2019 at 8:39 AM #9 #9. cruxofthebisquit Well-Known Member. ... Why yes, I have a burning hatred of those POS's, why do you ask? After the switch I noticed that Moog ball joints have a loose feel any time you move the steering wheel. The Mevotech Vs MOOG comparison has lingered for a long time. Discussion Starter • #1 • Mar 20, 2019. Struts, springs and ball joints were done previously. Discussion Starter • #1 • Mar 20, 2019. Found out recently my 95 SR-5 needs new lower ball joints (at least one) and idler arm. My 4Runner needs new front LCA bushings. Here are a few notes on both brands' suspension parts, including ACDelco Professional vs Advantage, and MOOG's famous Problem Solver. In certain cases Messages: 207 Likes Received: 2 Joined: Jan 31, 2015 Location: Lilburn. Members; Ray Franck 2,526 Posted January 17, 2017. Duralast vs Moog? I fully realize that oems outsource parts but in my opinion the quality of part suppliers are not all equal. I’ll review the products in detail, discuss their features, pros, and cons. I've seen moog a lot and from other forums a lot of people seem to use them. Last edited: Jul 20, 2017. Full disclosure I work in the aftermarket parts industry, so I’m biased. Use of CAD and factory testing such as the fitness, finish, along with performance monitoring like the durability to endure the weight is what thrives them to produce world-class products like the ball joints. 11 Posts . MOOG replacements are better, plus come with grease fittings. Quote; Link to post Share on other sites. Are they much better or are there any benefits to buying them over aftermarkets links like MOOG which are a lot less? Obvious. With a price delta that low, I'd go OEM for sure. Jul 9, 2012 #1. Also, last time I had checked they did not manufacture a replacement for the problematic front lower control arm/Tension Strut. Here, in the Mevotech vs. Moog comparison guide, I’ll discuss the wheel bearings and control arm by both brands in detail. Just to be clear, I'm asking about control arms w/ bushings, not ball joints. I'm replacing all of my suspension parts on my 06 charger 3.5l since they haven't been done since 06. FWD, get OEM axles from the junkyard and re-boot and re-grease them (don't know about older IRS cars). After 16 years in both aftermarket and OEM parts, I can say this is sometimes true. Not always a hard and fast rule here. The sway nar parts were toast in 5 years (OEM lasted 12) and the tie rod ends were clearly inferior to OEM. I am inclined towards Moog steel arms, but OEM are aluminum, so before I buy these LCA's, I would like to hear some professional opinion about Moog quality. I'm trying to have my car last me another 4 years! ChargerForums to connect with the Dodge Charger community to discuss SRT, Hellcat models, maintenance, mods and more. I might be wrong, but I remember KOYO wheel bearing being OEM for some Nissan and Subaru vehicles. To be fair, you used one of the cheap Jeep's as an example. How does it compare to uro loerndern and other i see? Forged steel Moog vs aluminum Beck/Arnley? The challenge is when you don’t realize that aftermarket suppliers are also more than happy to build a product to a price point. The subaru oem ball joint is a better ball joint in my opinion. If there's any other brands that are good, I'm open to all suggestions! Have yall had better luck with the more expensive upgrades or do the stock replacements do well. May 18, 2015 at 7:40 AM #1. libertybob Full Access Member. I've been doing all of the labor myself too and it's been fun! So, first, let’s clarify a few things. Also those who have installed the MOOGs where there any fitment issues or did they go in like OEMs? 11 Posts . By turbogrill, January 17, 2017 in ... NAPA generally has better parts as well. What Does the Future of Professional Motorsports Look Like? Location: Texas Hill Country. Joined Apr 1, 2006 Messages 535 Location Central PA The local alignment store broke the OEM tie bar ending this afternoon at 3pm on a Friday. You can pretty much find better stuff at walmart. 142 Posts . Do you think components like ball joints, bushings, brake parts ..... are made by GM or Ford. And when talking about ball joints, their popularity has some serious backing. Moog is the best quality brand aftermarket bushings AFAIK. Moog vs. NAPA vs. OEM. Like so many things in life many parts are get what you pay for. If moog or napa built a 4runner, would you buy it? This. Mevotech Supreme is good stuff, much better than OEM. Not always usa made, but top quality. Recent recommendations regarding this business are as follows: "steer away from moog, go factory … The overall rating of the company is 1.8 and consumers are mostly dissatisfied.. After the switch I noticed that Moog ball joints have a loose feel any time you move the steering wheel. Example:  My '97 Camry's water pump was made by Aisin. Joined Jan 7, 2018 Messages 642 Location London Car CL500 Blueefficiency Hello I need to replace the lower arms of my car, however MB oem parts appear to be double the price of lemforder. Discussion Starter • #1 • 8 mo ago. Some of their stuff is just rebranded chinese, some is made in mexico, and some is still made in the us, but no way of telling when you're buying. It would probably be that sweet blue, right? Note: I use Moog balljoints and RockAuto control arms on the BMW rally car, because they have a better rep in that application. Discussion Starter • #1 • May 4, 2012 (Edited) Need my Front Control Arms changed on my 2002 M5 (81K) aka 'Lft traction strut without rubb.mounting.' Alternator? My Sequoia has plenty of non-OEM replacement parts on it as well. Check Altrom it may very well be the oe manufacturer who supplies them. Moogs are junk, same with most of the other aftermarket options. I'll offer the OEM ball joints on Jeep Patriots which are utter garbage. Discussion Starter • #1 • Jul 13, 2018. 66 Posts . So, how does Moog … Going to do outer tie rod end soon. Then I guess you all have your answers lol. I’ve tried and tested both before compiling this guide. Thread Tools: 03-14-2012, 02:08 AM Thread Starter #1: PetitFrereMaxima. Long story short- Proforged is probably good quality on most of their parts, but MOOG is reputable. With replacement parts you have to consider the OEM. #2 03-27-2017, 07:59 PM Diseasel300. I don't trust moog anymore. ", I'm ordering OEM, thanks for spending my money everyone. | Garage Rescue Miata, Scoring a Deal on a Used, Legal Race Engine | Project Vintage Race Mustang, Robb Holland Helps You Tackle the World´s Greatest Race Tracks—Virtually | Coming Soon To an Issue Near You, Trial By Wire: Creating You Car's Electrical System From Scratch. 66 Posts . Beck/Arnley: $109. I just changed mine. That Right side end is HEAVY! I noticed many german made parts for the benz, moog in my opinion is top tier for what we can buy in the usa. GM/Ford? The tie rod ends were replaced at some point, but they are in need of replacement. Personally I avoid Moog as they are not what they once were in my experience. YMMV. VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter Street, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada. The pictures speak for themselves. Moog; One of the reasons why Moog features as one of the best ball joint brands is its design. Since lowering my … A lot of people shit on Moog these days. Any Moog part with an R in it is cheap, so steer clear as mentioned above. AC Delco: $76. Moog Vs. OEM Balljoint with pics Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Slykin, Jul 9, 2012. I know i can't go wrong with the oem parts but not everyone can ball out lol. Both of the brands have produced consumer-friendly great products. This is not the end. I'm trying to shop around for more budget friendly suspension parts (arms, … Then we get into the part that is being replaced. The Moog Problem solvers are the quality ones. MOOG Parts is the preferred steering and suspension brand for thousands of drivers and mechanics in the United Kingdom. In some instances I use dealer sourced because you can see the difference. Consumers want an 18$ ball joint so the aftermarket builds one that can be sold at 18$ and still turn a profit. Moog Motion Systeme (Bewegungssysteme) stehen für Pionierarbeit im Bereich der Entwicklung und Fertigung elektrischer und hydraulischer Bewegungsplattformen (Motion Bases) für unterschiedlichste Testanwendungen. Built to the toughest tolerances and strictest quality, MOOG® universal joints meet OEM standards and provide unmatched performance and reliability. This is why many car owners are always at a crossroad whenever they intend to change their suspension system. My indie claims that the lemforders will last a year or so and break … The culprit is the crimp at the top of the ball joint (as installed) which maintains tension on the ball - it can fail, leading to a loss of tension in the ball joint or a complete failure. Posts: 150 Likes Received: 131 Joined: Jun 23, 2017 Name: Matt "I can take a dump in a box and mark it guaranteed, I will, I got spare time." By the end of the comparison, you’ll be able to make an informed choice. The old ball joints seized and I had new ones put in at the dealership, but they used Moog, not Mopar. I rarely had good luck with import aftermarket starters/alternators. FWIW, I have one OEM bj leaking after ~80000. I’m not even sure if Moog or SKF have bearings for that particular model. I got my Moog Tie Rod ends off Amazon, just because of the free shipping. Discussion Starter • #1 • Apr 2, 2019. BruhBrahBrad Well-Known Member. That car was a beater, but I would not want to use Moog components on anything I plan to keep for a long time. OEM replacements: MOOG or ACDelco? Don't cheap out. I’ll admit there are product that are harder to find good quality aftermarket replacements. My Build Thread My LED Conversions. Domestic alternators seemed to be perfectly fine with whatever junk you threw at it. There is confusion about choosing an OEM or aftermarket parts. Here, in the Mevotech vs. Moog comparison guide, I’ll discuss the wheel bearings and control arm by both brands in detail. I read it and while I do agree to an extent, talking about Moog was almost like an ad for them. It’s been so for several decades, and Spicer U joints have an optimal fit and performance with Jeep beasts. 2006 Super Black Xterra S, Original Owner. Is there a difference in quality, ride, whatever when going with Meyle (spelling ???) The OEM link kits are well over $100 for just one link kit. 137 Posts #21 • 7 mo ago. Messages: 3,545 Likes Received: 118. They all went bad after 60K except for the lower rearward control arm bushing, taking in consideration that I live in Wisconsin we have very bad roads so i decided to replace them with cheap Ebay parts, 2 months so far and they still are doing good no issues till now. The only difference between them was the absence of "TOYOTA" cast into the pump. Buy one from a reputable company and you’ll have years of use out of the part. I'm replacing all of my suspension parts on my 06 charger 3.5l since they haven't been done since 06. Best way to decide is research the forums and see what kind of luck others are having. M1Gunner likes this. I am on the Tacoma forum, and many LBJ that people used from aftermarket has failed. Ball joints? I'm replacing all of my suspension parts on my 06 charger 3.5l since they haven't been done since 06. Decided to go slow and do them part by part, replacing them with oem mopar parts. Uhg, uhg. Id really recommend OEM, I had to replace moogs every 40k, oems lasted 80k till I sold it. A lot of people shit on Moog these days. In an older thread some posted MOOG vs OEM pics and the MOOGs where beefier. She is a daily drive although no really rough roads or anything. I've seen kits that come with every part for the price of 1 mopar control arm but it's a brand like Detroit Axle and based off of my research, i wouldn't want to get them. spark plugs? Just to be clear, I'm using ball joints as an example that there is no universal one-is-better-than-the-other rule. They have been replaced by Moog because that is the beefiest they can get from CarQuest. Moog Suspension Parts was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on May 27, 2016 and since then this brand received 15 reviews.. Moog Suspension Parts ranks 89 of 427 in Auto Parts and Accessories category. So I've been doing some research and reading up on some threads on quality/reviews on these two brands on our cars. I'm thinking of replacing the entire tie rod assembly on each side and the center link. You can always find out who made the parts for the manufacturer and buy them direct. The design also allows it to flush contaminants that would otherwise cause corrosion and shorten the lifespan of the part. 76 Posts . They measure the elasticity of the joints, spray test, and even the stud pulling. It was garbage before they even built the parts. Moog vs oem Discussion in 'Engine & Drivetrain' started by Peezer123, Jul 19, 2017. Please click the checkbox below and post your reply. Premier Member. So the Motorcraft oem tierod end seems thinner than the more expensive moog variation ($20 vs $60). I installed the following about 4 months ago: Moog problem solver front upper control arms Mevotech Supreme front Lower control arms Messages: 207 Likes Received: 2 Joined: Jan 31, 2015 Location: Lilburn. My question is: is it worth spending much more on the OE parts over NAPA or Rock Auto? 1 2. thatsnowinnebago SuperDork 1/9/19 12:42 p.m. Hi all, My 4Runner needs new front LCA bushings. My issue is that these mopar parts individually are pretty expensive! OEM for sure. Another point is that not everything is for everyone—preferences matter. Moog ball joints reduce friction and enhance stability by allowing grease to flow to the stud. my6thgen.org Profile Info. They were usually dealer maintained with OE parts when needed. Again, simple: the brand’s a direct OEM replacement across all Jeep generations. I've talked to one other Tundra owner running these Moog arms with the Moog bj's, and he's of the opinion they are better than OEM. Password: This thread is more than 150+ days old. Yes and no. probable gonna do the whole front end. My steering before this was perfect - nice and tight and she turned when and where I wanted her to. I actually bought one of the aftermarket brands and installed them, and after all the reading I did, I got pretty sketched out and actually took them out and bought the more expensive OEM ones. Have read lots of advice to use only OEM bushings on suspension. Messages: 3,789 Likes Received: 11. Joined: Jul 11, 2009 Location: Tyler, Texas. Find the right steering or suspension parts here. Hi guys. My question is: is it worth spending much more on the OE parts over NAPA or Rock Auto? For the sake of just getting my car up and running, I ended up replacing the passenger tie rod end and lower control arm with the duralast brand. If you go through my build thread I have a comparison with pics of the moog lca's vs oe. So, how does Moog … I’ve always used moog and never had an issue. ¿Por qué las piezas de repuesto de Moog no duran tanto como las piezas originales?Why Moog car spare parts don't last long as Original parts Reply. Sometimes OEM is best, sometimes it ain't. I am a huge advocate of OEM parts for stuff like this, aftermarket has its place, but to save 40$ Vs. your safety? Moog is the best quality brand aftermarket bushings AFAIK. Your Projects: The Least Expensive Factory Five Cobra? Moog’s high-performance systems control military and commercial aircraft, satellites and space vehicles, launch vehicles, missiles, automated industrial machinery, wind turbines, marine applications, and medical equipment. If you compare a poorly remanufactured alternator to oe you will be disappointed. Sooooo I have an oddball question for y'all. Going to do outer tie rod end soon. The Aisin pump and housing from Rock Auto was 50 percent of the OEM price. That vehicle was garbage with 4 miles on the odometer. Hey all-Steering in the 190 has gotten sloppy. I'm just curious if the cost of OEM is warranted vs the aftermarket options. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for MOOG Front Left Tie Rod End VOLVO S40 I VS V40 Estate VW OEM VVES2239 274225 at the best online prices at … Moog Produkte finden in vielen Industrieanwendungen Einsatz – von der Automobil-, Luft- und Raumfahrtindustrie über die Umformtechnik, die Kunststoffverarbeitung und den Motorsport bis hin zu Anwendungen in Windenergieanlagen sowie in Gas- und Dampfturbinen.Weltweit vertrauen führende Hersteller, Maschinen- und Industrieanlagenbetreiber auf die Effizienz, Präzision und Robustheit der Moog … Clunking went away and came back so I dk wtf the issue is now. Usually MOOG is the go-to part for people who don't want to go for true OEM. Most of their OEM parts are better than 90% of the aftermarket stuff unless you find the exact manufacturer. w201 suspension help-moog vs lemforder vs delphi? FWIW, I have one OEM bj leaking after ~80000. If you wouldn't, then dont. I've had parts of theirs fail in under 1000 miles in the past few years. Aftermarket is aftermarket though, so I always go OEM personally. Moog Inc. is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of precision control components and systems. But most wear components can be found in the aftermarket in equal quality. © 2021 Motorsport Marketing. Moog vs german suspension parts. I've talked to one other Tundra owner running these Moog arms with the Moog bj's, and he's of the opinion they are better than OEM. Slykin Well-Known Member. Prices per arm: OEM: $210. … For the Nissan Cube — I’d go with Timken out of these three. Their stuff may have been good 20 years ago but is cheap now. Hi, I have a 05 Dodge Magnum RWD with a 3.5 engine, which is very similar to the Charger, I replaced the sway bar links and bushings, front lower forward control arms, ball joints and the bushing of the front lower rearward all with MOOG parts. Review: Endlinks Comparism: OEM vs Moog vs Racingline User Name: Remember Me? The subaru oem ball joint is a better ball joint in my opinion. Technical Advisory Committee Contact Information. How Moog bushings are? On my Toyotas, I usually like OEM. Have read lots of advice to use only OEM bushings on suspension. Since lowering my car with the eibach pro kit, i believe it ended up exposing failing parts that ended up forcing me to replace sooner than expected. They design it, put sub assemblies and parts out to tender, then assemble into a vehicle. If this is true, does that mean that moog is better? Thanks!! The amount of hard work they put in every product allows them … MOOG is a trusted brand with internationally recognized high quality car … Ive been looking at ball joints and such and was wondering if there really is a difference in Moog vs the 20 dollar ones. Steering effort with the Moogs was hugely increased over the outgoing OEM LBJ's. Each to their own. I have faith in Moog and their years of experience. Not so obvious. Toyota parts are not available until next Tuesday at the earliest. … Also those who have installed the MOOGs where there any fitment issues or did they go in like OEMs? May 18, 2015 at 7:40 AM #1. libertybob Full Access Member. It give the steering wheel a stiffer feeling then the Moog. Spicer vs MOOG – best U Joints: A bit of background info. Your balljoints suck. My steering before this was perfect - nice and tight and she turned when and where I wanted her to. Save Share. Click to expand... OE parts are the only thing I'll use for stuff like LCA's. MOOG Parts are quality steering and suspension parts with almost 100 years of history. dre5491, Sep 3, 2019 #8. jetfishn, TurbulentLamp [OP] and CS_AR like this. I would love to do my front end in Speedlogix stuff. As far as failed parts are concerned, Moog’s problem solver line is a direct result of Moog listening to consumers, researching the problem, and designing solutions to replace OEM parts that have flaws which cause them to fail or wear out prematurely. However in my experiences there are some aftermarket companies that take OEM parts to the next level of quality. Sway bar links and bushings I've already bought oem. In an older thread some posted MOOG vs OEM pics and the MOOGs where beefier. OEM. But biggest noise reducer was new bushings. Moog values your privacy, therefore, it will only collect the minimum amount of personal data needed to achieve the result that you request and to which you affirmatively consent. o5vkK8OeWeMWeq1qQrN4IBkEuJgHjTmdIWBJryuGvIMkmgbXXGfWTvE5G2oNSc9X. D is for DENALI Full Access Member. Discussion Starter • #1 • Apr 2, 2019. Seems to me that buying whole new LCAs is my best bet, considering my time/benefit/lack of garage equation. What I can say is that after 10 years with Acura, the cars with 250k miles on the odo weren't usually maintained at Joe Blow's shop down the street with Autozone parts. Sooooo I have an oddball question for y'all. Thank you. I personally do not like Moog, and have never had a good experience with them, always seem to run into impropper casting/machining, stripped/missing zerk fittings, or lack of reliability. I have Dynatrac Pro Steers on my truck and they have held up great. MOOG suspension components being a good example, they take for instance a ball joint, reverse engineer the part and and then recreate a replacement part that is of a higher quality. The two well-known aftermarket brands are Mevotech and MOOG. The same can be argued for many parts on a vehicle. Moog is definitely not what it once was. Let’s look closer at these two for a quick review, shall we? I might keep it for use as a barbell. Also, should I just get the matching duralast lower control arm and tie rod end for the driver side or will a different brand be fine? I've had a few cheap ones which developed up to 0.250" of slop when that crimp failed. Moog tie rod ends vs oem Continue. Seems to me that buying whole new LCAs is my best bet, considering my time/benefit/lack of garage equation. I just don't want to change ride height. The moog were cheaper then the OEM. Find all the MOOG after-market car parts in our wheel bearings and steering and suspension catalogues. Kinda. The moog were cheaper then the OEM. If you replied that you would by a car made by moog or napa, then by all means, buy their parts and put them on your rig. That car was a beater, but I would not want to use Moog components on anything I plan to keep for a long time. OEM Suspension Bushings vs Moog Discussion in 'KJ General Discussion' started by libertybob, May 18, 2015. The sway nar parts were toast in 5 years (OEM lasted 12) and the tie rod ends were clearly inferior to OEM. I'm only saying SPECIFICALLY for the lower balljoints for Toyota trucks, almost everything I've read is adamant that OEM is the only reliable option. Yeah, I wanted to go with the most cost effective option for this suspension refresh since I'm pretty much replacing every arm/bushing. All rights reserved. Hi guys. I installed the following about 4 months ago: Moog problem solver front upper control arms Mevotech Supreme front Lower control arms I am replacing my lower control arms this weekeNd. I need to replace both-side upper control arms, lower ball joints, lower rearward control arm, inner tie rod; driver lower control arm and tie rod end. Page 2 of 3 < Prev 1 2 3 Next > Jul 20, 2017 at 2:27 AM #11. OEM suspension parts vs Lemforder vs febi Thread starter Riva811; Start date Jan 2, 2019; Jan 2, 2019 #1 Riva811 Active Member. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for MOOG Front Right Tie Rod End VOLVO S40 I VS V40 Estate VW OEM VVES2240 274226 at the best online prices at … My experience has been that if you're talking about a premium Japanese manufacturer, then the quality of eom parts vastly surpasses that of the usdm aftermarket replacement parts. Since lowering my … On my older Dodge, grease boots crack and fall off in very short time and I have to replace. Registered User : Join Date: May 2016. It give the steering wheel a stiffer feeling then the Moog. Basically, I've tried a few different kinds and only OEM and MOOG have been reliable. OEM Suspension Bushings vs Moog Discussion in 'KJ General Discussion' started by libertybob, May 18, 2015. These companies don’t build those parts just like apple does not build the iPhone. and it would have cost a fortune from RockAuto. Yeah, did OEM bushings later, actually. But are they the same? Learn more about Moog’s Medical OEM offerings. JavaScript is disabled. Jul 9, 2012 #2. Especially if it’s a Mevotech vs Moog issue. NAPA: $157. Don't have any experience on the Napa stuff. The Moog Problem solvers are the quality ones. Any Moog part with an R in it is cheap, so steer clear as mentioned above. Decided to go slow and do them part by part, replacing them with oem mopar parts. 11 Posts . Depends on the aftermarket company. Get award-winning medical OEM solutions with innovative technology and reliable design. If you still feel it is necessary to bump this thread, you have the permission to do so. Are they much better or are there any benefits to buying them over aftermarkets links like MOOG which are a lot less? Another decent option in … That's fair, we can amend the rule to "OEM is usually best, unless the vehicle is Italian. Discussion Starter • #1 • Nov 4, 2018. So I have always used moog suspension parts. Mevotech Supreme is good stuff, much better than OEM. Switching worn sway bar bushings makes a huge difference on noises, definitely go with OEM bushings. In sensors, I have seen issues but especially in cat converters for example, OEM Dealer is the only way to go to avoid issues. Moog vs Motorcraft OEM steering parts. Read Next: Moog Ball Joints vs OEM. Control arm comparison . I agree that Moog can contact me by phone* You must agree to allow Moog to contact you by phone. I was wondering if any of y'all had any good experiences using moog or if you know where I can find the mopar parts for a good deal. 94 (moog) vs 42 (oem). For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Moog used to make fantastic parts, but the last 10 years or so they have been outsourcing more of their work to foreign countries and their quality has tanked. By the end of the comparison, you’ll be able to make an informed choice. There are some scare stories about various aftermarket ones, and this is a pretty damn important piece. Joined: Jun 26, 2009 Member: #18936 Messages: 4,698 Gender: Male First Name: … Honda/Toyota? But if you buy a gates rad hose from an oe dealer or an aftermarket distributor it’s more than likely the same part. Radiator? Ray Franck. She all stock and purdy much going to stay that way. I’ll review the products in detail, discuss their features, pros, and cons. Suck it Ford. 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