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King piggy sway rub

Just installed these brand new kings & been driving on them for 2 months. Just spoke to tech service & they dont have/make a piggy relocation bracket. What have any of you 3rd gen owners done to resolve this rubbing on the rear swaybar?

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Hey, I think I may be able to help here.

I run Bilstein 5160 piggyback reservoir shocks, which are constructed similar to these Kings. I ran into the same issue.

I ended up getting a piece of stock aluminum from my local Lowe's and made my own remote brackets, sandwiched between the bumpstop and frame like so (Swaybar was removed in these pics):





No more sway contact, and out of the way from the tires too.

Aluminum: https://www.lowes.com/pd/Hillman-3-f...-Solid/3053609

The aluminum is lightweight and pliable enough to bend without much heat. Still super rigid too. May give you some ideas. Long story short, I think I've learned that there is no way to run a sway bar out back with a piggyback resi attached to the shock.
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Hey, I think I may be able to help here.

I run Bilstein 5160 piggyback reservoir shocks, which are constructed similar to these Kings. I ran into the same issue.

I ended up getting a piece of stock aluminum from my local Lowe's and made my own remote brackets, sandwiched between the bumpstop and frame like so (Swaybar was removed in these pics):





No more sway contact, and out of the way from the tires too.

Aluminum: https://www.lowes.com/pd/Hillman-3-f...-Solid/3053609

The aluminum is lightweight and pliable enough to bend without much heat. Still super rigid too. May give you some ideas. Long story short, I think I've learned that there is no way to run a sway bar out back with a piggyback resi attached to the shock.
so. clean.
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Do you even drive that thing outside?! How is there not even a speck of dirt on it lol!?
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Do you even drive that thing outside?! How is there not even a speck of dirt on it lol!?
haha! I'm OCD and had just finished an axle swap. While the axle was out I spent 3 wks sanding and painting everything.

In hindsight, probably a waste of time since it'll just get dirty again
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Hey, I think I may be able to help here.

I run Bilstein 5160 piggyback reservoir shocks, which are constructed similar to these Kings. I ran into the same issue.

I ended up getting a piece of stock aluminum from my local Lowe's and made my own remote brackets, sandwiched between the bumpstop and frame like so (Swaybar was removed in these pics):





No more sway contact, and out of the way from the tires too.

Aluminum: https://www.lowes.com/pd/Hillman-3-f...-Solid/3053609

The aluminum is lightweight and pliable enough to bend without much heat. Still super rigid too. May give you some ideas. Long story short, I think I've learned that there is no way to run a sway bar out back with a piggyback resi attached to the shock.
Damn, bringing the heat!! Makes so much sense. Thanks for responding with an killer idea & not having to break the bank!!

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Well this made me wonder if I was having this issue as well. I checked and my shocks and resis look good but can tell where there was a little rubbing with my over sided lower arm. Think I will be doing the aluminum strap mount soon then. Side benefit is it will make the adjuster knobs easier to get to.
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Well this made me wonder if I was having this issue as well. I checked and my shocks and resis look good but can tell where there was a little rubbing with my over sided lower arm. Think I will be doing the aluminum strap mount soon then. Side benefit is it will make the adjuster knobs easier to get to.
Cool deal. I am pretty sure what happens is the shock bodies spin a little under normal use, and this causes the piggyback to rub.

Jealous of you King folks, especially with adjusters
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Cool deal. I am pretty sure what happens is the shock bodies spin a little under normal use, and this causes the piggyback to rub.

Jealous of you King folks, especially with adjusters
They are nice. I am loaded up for a trip next weekend so I spent a little time today adjusting the rear shocks to comfort. Two clicks and it rode great again.
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