Rear lower control arms?

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Rear lower control arms?

Post by Sims426 » Fri Jun 27, 2014 10:43 pm

Does anyone make billet lower control arms for neons? Is there any desire for these? I have a buddy who has a CNC machining center and I could probably take measurements and have something drawn up for him to make if there was enough call for them. Any other options?
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Post by occasional demons » Sat Jun 28, 2014 10:36 am

If you can generate enough interest, to where you would be selling them, you will need to request to become a vendor here to sell them.

You could also pay ~$100 to become a vendor on if you don't care to apply here for relatively free. (AFAIK there isn't a charge here. Donations are welcome tho. )
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Post by Sims426 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 3:33 pm

Definitely would play by the rules, I was just curious if anyone made them, and if people want/need them. I like the anodized billet look, would look nice under the rear end. Anyone have any info, or links? If not I may make a set and install them.

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Post by Neon4Life » Sat Jun 28, 2014 5:16 pm

Yes Dcr and tunergeeks both makes some rear lateral arms. That's what they are technically called. Dcr sells them as cheap as $125 shipped. So I'm sure if you could make some and compete with that price that you could sell some. Make a prototype and reveal it to people and then go from their on if u offer them or not.
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Post by bigbird » Sat Jun 28, 2014 5:34 pm

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OEM arms are OK

Post by valleyracer » Tue Sep 16, 2014 4:53 am

Turns out, the OEM rear c-arms are "adequate" for anything but track use and very aggressive suspension set up.
The adjustable c-arms (in the hyperlinks) are great for alignment and track day camber/caster/toe etc.
If you want better rear suspension action (contribute roll stiffness, prevent brake lift etc) - then change the c-arm OEM bushings. They just disintegrate and the OEM c-arms are just waggling around.
Here's a good photo before you get billet or such - try the bushings.



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