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Rugged Ridge Heavy Duty Tie Rod/Drag Link Kit - Full Linkage (87-95 Jeep Wrangler YJ)

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    Features & Details

    • Tie Rod and Drag Link
    • 1 Ton Strength with No Modifications
    • 1/4 inch Wall Thickness
    • Uses 7/8 inch Tie Rod Ends
    • True DOM Tubing with No Seams
    • Fits on 1987-1995 Wrangler YJs
    Improved Steering Components. Reinforce your Wrangler with Rugged Ridge's steering components. This is bolt-on solution prevents bent tie rods from wheeling with larger tires. The tubes are 1-1/4 inch ID steel that is cold rolled, pierced, and drawn through dies to produce a 1/4 in. wall thickness.

    Quality Construction. This is true DOM tubing with NO seams OR welds to fail. Heavy duty 7/8 inch rod ends feature standard tapered ends to fit stock knuckle applications. You get one ton strength without any modifications to your steering knuckles.

    Application. This heavy duty tie rod/drag link kit is specifically made to fit on 1987-1995 Jeep Wrangler YJ models. Download PDF Instructions - 18050.83

    Fitment: 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 Details

    MPN# 18050.83

    CA Residents: WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm -

    What's in the Box
    • (1) Tie Rod
    • (1) Drag Link
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          Overall Rating 4.3

          out of 5 stars

          • Fit 5 5
          • Bang For Your Buck 4.222222 4.2

          • 1/5

            July 12, 2019

            Not as shown

            Be advised the photo is NOT the steering assembly for a YJ you will receive should you order this product. The RR YJ unit does not incorporate the jamnut system shown in the photo but the sleeve type clamps akin to the OE steering assembly. Extreme Terrain to their credit did do right by taking the unit back and covering return shipping as the photo provided by RR is a misrepresentation of what you will receive.


            Year: 1993Submodel: Wrangler

            Helpful (0)

          • 5/5

            June 26, 2019

            HD drag link

            Great product very happy with it. Made alot better then original. Took care of the shake also.


            Year: 1991Submodel: Wrangler

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          • 5/5

            May 18, 2019

            Tie Rod

            This is very well built, went in very easy. The Shop the did my alignment said he was very impressed with it.


            Year: 1989Submodel: Wrangler

            Helpful (0)

          • 5/5

            November 28, 2018

            Heavy duty drag link

            Great product it was all that I was hoping for. This product was very Easy to install. Great quality.


            Year: 1995Submodel: Wrangler

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          • 5/5

            October 30, 2018

            Rugged Ridge full linkage

            Good product. Heavier duty than OEM. Installation was simple, parts assembled easily. Fixed my front end steering " loose condition", Installed on my 1988 YJ with 4" lift and 33x12.5x15 tires. Remember to install grease fittings and grease the ends properly. All parts necessary were included. Worth the money if you are looking to upgrade.


            Year: 1988Submodel: Wrangler

            Helpful (8)

          • 5/5

            February 10, 2018

            Great product!!

            Easy install and seems to be strong. Looks great also


            Year: 1993Submodel: Wrangler

            Helpful (12)

          • 5/5

            January 30, 2018

            Fit right nice

            Whats there to say the part was just what the jeep doctor ordered to make it steer the way i want with the strength to rock. Crawl with less worry than the factory parts


            Year: 1990Submodel: Wrangler

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          • 5/5

            August 13, 2017

            Improved steering

            This kit in combination with the ball joint replacement kit from alloy USA improved the handling of my 25 old yj too factory new feel


            Year: 1993Submodel: Wrangler

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          • 3/5

            July 05, 2016

            Good system but not as pictured

            I bought an installed this kit recently. The kit is no longer configured as pictured; what comes in the box is a different set up. Instead of full length drag link and tie rod that have TRE's located in the ends via jam nuts, you get shorted links with passenger side TRE's permanently crimped in place. The driver's side TRE's are attached via open coupler sleeves (see pic attached). This means that there is less length of the DOM tubing, and the TRE's on passenger side are much less serviceable. If a pass side TRE's needs to be replacerd, the whole link assembly will have to be swapped out instead of just that bad TRE. The kit fit well and installed quickly. There is no binding anywhere and it works well. I have been assured by Omix-ADA/Rigged ridge that there is no strength loss due to the shorter tubes, but I really wish this setup was as serviceable as the configuration pictured with full length tubes and all TRE's removable.


            Year: 1994Submodel: Wrangler

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