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Old 04-11-2006, 09:16 PM   #1
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Default Whats your front endlinks on your wagon?

what company makes the good front endlinks for the wagon?

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1.make (part number if possibe):
2.year of your wagon:
3.Do you like they way it performs:

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Old 04-11-2006, 09:49 PM   #2
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Whiteline alloy endlinks. Designed for the wagon. 2004 wrx wagon. They fit and work perfectly. A nice upgrade, especially with a larger front swaybar.
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Old 04-12-2006, 02:26 AM   #3
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I got the Noltecs front and rear. Beefy, good looking, and cheaper than anything out there.
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Old 04-12-2006, 08:50 AM   #4
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I've installed Noltec, Poltec and Whitelines on wagons of various years. All work rather well. I would tend to lean towards the Whitelines or Notlecs though to avoid using a spherical bearing as they can sometimes be noisey.
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Old 04-12-2006, 12:38 PM   #5
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I've installed Noltec, Poltec and Whitelines on wagons of various years. All work rather well. I would tend to lean towards the Whitelines or Notlecs though to avoid using a spherical bearing as they can sometimes be noisey.
Thanks for the suggestions. The whiteline F endlink I bought was KLC32 which
do not fit wagon, I need to return them and switch to KLC30 to fit my wagon.
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Old 04-12-2006, 04:07 PM   #6
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I have the poltecs on my '05 wagon and was surprised how much they helped, not a big difference but definately noticeable, have yet to install a front swaybar though.
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Old 04-12-2006, 04:41 PM   #7
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Whiteline alloy endlinks. Designed for the wagon. 2004 wrx wagon. They fit and work perfectly. A nice upgrade, especially with a larger front swaybar.
+1 on the whitelines... 2003 Impreza wagon
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Old 04-12-2006, 04:48 PM   #8
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also whiteline solid links on '04 wagon
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Old 04-20-2006, 08:47 PM   #9
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Whiteline KLC30 Front Endlinks
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Very happy with them.
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Old 04-20-2006, 08:53 PM   #10
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Whiteline!
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Old 04-20-2006, 11:54 PM   #11
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Whiteline KLC30 Front Endlinks
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Very happy with them.
me too...
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Old 04-21-2006, 01:22 AM   #12
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I have the Whiteline 'noodle' steel endlinks (the non-HD ones). They very much made the cars steering feel more on point and responsive. The heavy duty ones must feel very on point! I choose the steel ones to retain the 'give' feeling, I like having some play with the suspension. I like them, not to mention the value They can break though...
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Old 04-21-2006, 01:26 AM   #13
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Whiteline KLC30 Front Endlinks
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Very happy with them.
Me too.
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Old 04-21-2006, 08:31 AM   #14
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I have the Whiteline 'noodle' steel endlinks (the non-HD ones). They very much made the cars steering feel more on point and responsive. The heavy duty ones must feel very on point! I choose the steel ones to retain the 'give' feeling, I like having some play with the suspension. I like them, not to mention the value They can break though...
Actually, Whiteline says that there is no stiffness difference between the two, though the aluminum version is more durable. The few steel one's that broke were the result of some bad steel they received. You can tell by the fact that the ends are welded shut. Any ones that broke were always replace free of charge or given a big discount if one wanted to go with the alu versions. I had no problems with my steel ones for the years that I had them.
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Old 04-21-2006, 12:35 PM   #15
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1. Poltecs (steel version, originally ordered the aluminum ones, but heard that they can break with larger FSB).
2. 2002 WRX Wagon
3. The turn-in feels slightly better, but did not notice a significant improvement. Expect to install a larger FSB (Hotchkis or Whiteline) in the near future.
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Old 04-21-2006, 10:59 PM   #16
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Actually, Whiteline says that there is no stiffness difference between the two, though the aluminum version is more durable.
Ahhhh, interesting. Makes me glad I didnt spend the extra money on the HD ones *knocks on wood, hoping they dont break*

Arnie, is there anything you DONT know about suspension

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Old 04-22-2006, 01:45 AM   #17
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There is tons I don't know about suspension! You can fit everything I know on a page of wide lined loose leaf! I'm still learnin' man! Thanks for the vote of confidence though.

Important thing with the Whiteline poly endlinks is to make sure you follow the install directions. Its critical that you place the proper size washer in the proper place otherwise the bolt head will go through the bushing. Seen this happen a few times and I always think, how hard is it to read directions?
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Old 04-22-2006, 12:16 PM   #18
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I've had Poltec aluminum and Poltec steel on an 04 WRX wagon. Broke one of the aluminum ones, then went to the steel ones.

Currently have Whiteline HD's on my 9-2X.
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Old 04-25-2006, 02:42 PM   #19
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Actually, Whiteline says that there is no stiffness difference between the two, though the aluminum version is more durable.
I switched and couldn't feel a difference. However, the steel ones just look retarded, which was a major factor in my decision
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Old 04-25-2006, 03:02 PM   #20
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I think Kartboy is making some also. so stay tuned
i know i am

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Old 04-25-2006, 04:25 PM   #21
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I have nothing but good things to say about the Helix spherical endlinks mated to a set of 21mm Cusco swaybars. I can't remember hearing any types of obtrusive noise from them either.... But then again, one can rarely hear anything with the droning of a Blitz exhaust. Seriously though, Helix is another brand that you might want to consider.
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