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1989 JEEP WRANGLER YJ  - Rugged Ridge Tie Rod End - 18043.28 - 18043.28

Rugged Ridge Tie Rod End - 18043.28

Rugged Ridge | Part Number: RUG18043.28


  • In_Stock: In Stock
  • Position: Front Left Outer
  • Fitment: Direct Fit
  • In_Stock: In Stock


  • Heavy-duty
  • Use with part number 18050.83
  • Front left outer


*Customer must know if the tie rod end if left hand or right hand thread. This is the tie rod end for driver side short steering knuckle to steering knuckle. For 1991-95 YJs, this tie rod end threads into the tie rod adjuster on the wheel to wheel tie rod and connects to the drivers side knuckle. For 1997-02 TJs, this tie rod end threads into the tie rod adjuster on the drag link and connects to the steering pitman arm. The thread diameter is 7/8. Cherokee applications: Tie Rod end, driver side at pitman arm, 1991-96 Cherokee and 1993-98 Grand Cherokee at pitman arm.


Question & Answers

1 Answered question

can i use the original drag-link with this tierod end? (modifying the tie rod) . the distance from the connection at the knucle and the the draglink connection is the same of the original tierod with the tierod end welded? thanks

Asked by Danilo Valdambrini from ITALY on

Danilo Valdambrini, the Rugged Ridge Tie Rod End is made to be used with the Rugged Ridge tie rod and drag link. You will need a factory tie rod end for the factory tie rod. Hope this helps!

Answered by Zach O. ext 4939 from ITALY on


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