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Anyone know if aftermarket rear control arms are available for the WK/XK?
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Phunkeydude has BDS ones listed in his mods here---> https://www.jeepcommander.com/forums/showthread.php?t=4930&page=5

Found this---> http://www.amazon.com/Grand-Cherokee-Commander-Control-Bushing/dp/B005ODBGQK/?tag=5336116685-20

And this---> http://www.ebay.com/itm/Jeep-Commander-Grand-Cherokee-Rear-Lower-Control-Arm-Left-Right-NEW-/310402754183
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Phunkeydude has BDS ones listed in his mods
About 3 years ago I picked up Tom's BDS LCAs when he retired his Commander. Sad day for all.. so now a small part of his great build lives on in another's Commander !

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It's been three years already that he got rid of the XK for the Wrangler??




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May 2010 .... Wow how time flys by ... way to fast !! I wonder how his 2010 Rubicon Unlimited is doing ?
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Thanks for the links. Also checked the BDS site but there's not much there.
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.... Also checked the BDS site but there's not much there.

When I got Phunkeydude's, I was going to use it for as a hybrid for my SL. I had also heard that BDS had stopped making them.

BDS at the time, had adjustable and non adjustable. Phunkeydude's was adjustable. I did not know of anyone else that made them, at that time.

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Didnt zone off road take over the bds kits for awhile?




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BDS owns Zone. Zone is their less expensive/budget line of suspension products. Lots of drop brackets and extension pieces instead of replacing the hard parts. I put one on a TJ Wrangler and it was "okay."
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