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Need opinions, Tanabe or Progress sway bar?

I'm lookin into gettin aftermarket sway bars but I was going to start with the rear first. Now I know a bar is a bar but is one really much better than the other, any info helps thanks
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Re: Need opinions, Tanabe or Progress sway bar?

get the thicker one
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Re: Need opinions, Tanabe or Progress sway bar?

Progress is the thickest one. Only problem is finding good end links for it.
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Re: Need opinions, Tanabe or Progress sway bar?

i'll vouch for tanabe...great bar
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Re: Need opinions, Tanabe or Progress sway bar?

Tanabe gets my vote too
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Re: Need opinions, Tanabe or Progress sway bar?

If you had a 4th Gen I would say tanane but since it is a 5th I say progress.
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Re: Need opinions, Tanabe or Progress sway bar?

def progress I love mine
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Re: Need opinions, Tanabe or Progress sway bar?

progress is slightly thicker and stronger. its also adjustable. and yes there is a noticeable difference when you adjust it. as stated, good luck finding endlinks. you can use the stock ones just don't drive it to hard until you get some better ones. the ones progress sells SUCK!! you can use the stock endlinks for the tanabe. but thats because its a weaker bar.

you can get or make your own custom ones. i've seen ads in magazines for custom endlinks so they are becoming more and more easier to come by so it may not be any concern. if not, there is a person by the username of 71DSP. he's on a few prelude sites, he may or may not be on here, i don't remember. he may or may not still be making them. when he made them for me he was talking about quitting because he was getting into something that would take up a lot of time and he wouldn't have time for the endlnks. however, he may sell you the info to make them..

i would recommend searching for previous posts on the progress bar. it is a wonderful bar but it can bite you in the ass if you're not careful with it.
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Re: Need opinions, Tanabe or Progress sway bar?

yes, beaker is totally right. that bar definately kicked my ass. ended up spinning out and wrecked with it on the tightest setting. put it on the loosest now and the car handles like a dream
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Re: Need opinions, Tanabe or Progress sway bar?

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progress is slightly thicker and stronger. its also adjustable. and yes there is a noticeable difference when you adjust it. as stated, good luck finding endlinks. you can use the stock ones just don't drive it to hard until you get some better ones. the ones progress sells SUCK!! you can use the stock endlinks for the tanabe. but thats because its a weaker bar.

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you can get or make your own custom ones. i've seen ads in magazines for custom endlinks so they are becoming more and more easier to come by so it may not be any concern. if not, there is a person by the username of 71DSP. he's on a few prelude sites, he may or may not be on here, i don't remember. he may or may not still be making them. when he made them for me he was talking about quitting because he was getting into something that would take up a lot of time and he wouldn't have time for the endlnks. however, he may sell you the info to make them..

i would recommend searching for previous posts on the progress bar. it is a wonderful bar but it can bite you in the ass if you're not careful with it.
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