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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-18-2009, 06:19 AM Thread Starter
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Is there any major differences in FE1 to FE5 control arms other than the bushings? like if I laid my stock FE1 control arm down next to a FE5 would I see anything worth upgrading to an FE5? I would like to buy some polyurathane control arm mounts and I cant decide whether to just put them on my control arms or whether to pick up some used FE5's and put them in there and replace the arms completely...but if the arms r identical then illl just press the bushings into my stock arms. Anyone seen a comparison?

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-25-2009, 09:13 AM
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the fe5 arms are stronger and it should increase your caster a little by moving the wheel forward.
but if you are broke like me prothane makes the poly bushings for fe1 arms only. check out never enough auto for them about $50 shipped

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yes the fe5 is made out of a solid peice of metal where as the fe1's are stamped and welded.
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