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sway bar

[′swā ‚bär]
(mechanical engineering)
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Front hounds are clamped between the front axle and a sand board in the same way as the rear, except that the hounds extend to the front to form a place to attach the tongue, while extending two or three feet behind the axle to support a cross member called a sway bar which rides under the reach.
The driveshaft is a stronger unit while the suspension includes new struts, sway bars and bushings.
To put all of the horsepower to the ground, the Ford Shelby GT-H also comes with the Ford Racing Handling Pack, including special-tuned dampers, lowering springs, sway bars and a staggered wheel kit.
The company has installed adjustable coilovers, model-specific sway bars, a Borla exhaust system with black tips, and massive Brembo brakes on both axles.
Rob Roemer, owner of Rob's Automotive in Dudley, said many drivers come in complaining of strange noises that their car is making, which might turn out to be broken sway bars or other pothole-induced damage.
To complement the new power, the Shelby 1000 has improved the handling and stopping capabilities with 6 pistons in front and 4 pistons in the rear, while the suspension includes new struts, sway bars and bushings.
The vehicle features sway bars on both ends, stiffer shock absorbers sourced from Fox Racing and shorter springs, LED lights, 18-inch alloy wheels with performance tires, side vents cut into both fenders, a machined aluminium grille and interiors with a three-spoke steering wheel, an electronic parking brake, full carpeting, leather upholstery on the doors, the dashboard and the door panels, and additional sound-proofing material.
Mono beam front axle w/coil springs and front and rear sway bars.
Softer spring rotes soak up road imperfections, while revised sway bars keep things flat in turns.
The suspension features new Ford Racing springs, struts, sway bars and adjustable caster/camber plates.
The model features an FIA-approved stiff roll cage, a rear limited slip differential and pushrod suspension system with adjustable dampers and sway bars.