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AFCO 30271 1978-88 GM Metric Improved Geometry Steering Center Link

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Includes castle nuts, grease zerks, and cotter pins.
AFCO 30271 1978-88 GM Metric Improved Geometry Steering Center Link
AFCO 30271 1978-88 GM Metric Improved Geometry Steering Center Link
AFCO 30271 1978-88 GM Metric Improved Geometry Steering Center Link

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Improved geometry drag link relocates the inner tie rod end to shorten both tie rod assemblies, which improves steering geometry by reducing the excessive toe out that is common to GM Metric chassis during normal suspension travel (bump steer). 

  • '78-'88 Monte Carlo G-Body

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