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Greasable Jeep/Ram U-joints

by David Zatz on

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Mopar announced its new line of greasable U-joints for Jeeps and Ram trucks today. The parts, which are exciting to those who need them, are “competitively priced” and use cold-formed,  case hardened bearing cups. The flush lube fitting is in the bearing cup of the wheel axle joints, whicih also use a Microshield coating to protect against rust. Radial grease grooves in the bottom of the bearing cups ensure even distribution, and, coupled with an anti-drainback feature, prevents dry start-ups.

The original-equipment quality needle bearings, snap rings, and steel forgings are made in the United States.

David Zatz founded Allpar in 1998 (based on a site he had begun in 1993-94), after years of writing reviews for retail trades. He has been quoted by the New York Times, the Daily Telegraph, the Detroit News, and USA Today. Before making Allpar a full-time career, he was a consultant in organizational psychology. You can reach him by using our contact form (much preferred) or by calling (313) 766-2304


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