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Driveworks Steering Idler Arm

Part No. DW-K6447 Warranty Details  

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Driveworks chassis parts help to eliminate front-end vibration, shimmy and unsafe handling. Driveworks chassis parts meet OE specifications, help ensure improved steering response and reduce tire wear.

Product Features:
  • Contains an internal diaphragm spring that absorbs shock and vibration for a smoother ride
  • Designed with double-tapered bearing that decreases deflection and helps preserve proper toe setting
  • Weather resistant
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Arm Attachment:No
Bracket Holes:1
OE Number:S-190142
Replaceable Grease:Yes
Type:No

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DriveworksSteering Idler Arm
 
4.3

(based on 10 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

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    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (4)
  • Easy to use (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Trucks (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (3), Mechanic (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Fit perfect

I recently bought this part in addition to the idler arm bracket both fit perfect with no trouble

I recently bought this part in addition to the idler arm bracket both fit perfect with no trouble

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Ok for now, don't know in the long run

Tried saving $ on this instead of a known good Moog even though I've had issues on my other smaller truck with the cheapies. I guess we'll see how this one holds up.

Tried saving $ on this instead of a known good Moog even though I've had issues on my other smaller truck with the cheapies. I guess we'll see how this one holds up.

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(4 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Good part

By 

from Elkhart

About Me Casual Driver, Mechanic

3 or more reviews submitted

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Trucks

      Comments about Driveworks Steering Idler Arm:

      Tightened steering on my 94 k1500 4x4. great product for the price.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review(earn points)

      (4 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Steering Idler Arm Install

      By 

      from Scottsville, KY

      About Me Diyer, Truck Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer
      Helpful Reviewer

      Pros

      • Durable

      Cons

      • None

      Best Uses

      • Trucks

      Comments about Driveworks Steering Idler Arm:

      If you are doing the frame bracket, that is the hard part. Once the new bracket is installed, the idler arm is a breeze. Mount it, start your bolts, use correct torque spec, align cotter pin hole, install and bend cotter pin and your done.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      (2 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      GREAT

      By 

      from texas

      About Me Casual Driver, Mechanic

      Verified Buyer
      Level 1

      Pros

      • Durable

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Trucks

        Comments about Driveworks Steering Idler Arm:

        Great part

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review(earn points)

        (4 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        fit perfect

        By 

        from quakertown

        Verified Buyer
        3 or more reviews submitted

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Driveworks Steering Idler Arm:

              seems well made..fit was right on

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Fit was good.

              By 

              from Hinsdale, NH

              About Me Casual Driver, Mechanic

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              Verified Buyer
              Level 3

              Pros

              • As Expected
              • Durable
              • Easy To Use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Trucks

                Comments about Driveworks Steering Idler Arm:

                The part fit. I'll get another 150k miles out of the truck with problem-free steering.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this review(earn points)

                (4 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                2.0

                Ok for now, don't know in the long run

                By 

                from Michigan

                About Me Auto Enthusiast

                Ask me a question

                Verified Buyer
                Level 4

                Pros

                  Cons

                  • Seems cheap

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Driveworks Steering Idler Arm:

                    Tried saving $ on this instead of a known good Moog even though I've had issues on my other smaller truck with the cheapies. I guess we'll see how this one holds up.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review(earn points)

                    (6 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Good fit to other part of idler arm

                    By 

                    from Elkhart, In

                    Verified Buyer
                    3 or more reviews submitted

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Trucks

                      Comments about Driveworks Steering Idler Arm:

                      Helped take care of steering problem

                      • Car & Truck:
                      • Auto Enthusiast
                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

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                      (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      4.0

                      Exact fit, good price

                      Pros

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Trucks

                          Comments about Driveworks Steering Idler Arm:

                          Installed easy, fit great, and good price. Install it with the idler arm mount to have the best job. Pretty straightforward install.

                          • Car & Truck:
                          • Mechanic
                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

                          Comment on this review(earn points)

                          (6 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          4.0

                          Fit just as expected

                          By 

                          from Baton Rouge, La.

                          Verified Buyer
                          3 or more reviews submitted

                          Pros

                          • Durable

                          Cons

                          • None

                          Best Uses

                          • Trucks

                          Comments about Driveworks Steering Idler Arm:

                          Fit just as expected

                          • Car & Truck:
                          • Auto Enthusiast, Truck Enthusiast
                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

                          Comment on this review(earn points)

                          (8 of 14 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Fit perfect

                          By 

                          from Tampa, Fl.

                          Helpful Reviewer

                          Pros

                          • Easy To Use

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Trucks

                            Comments about Driveworks Steering Idler Arm:

                            I recently bought this part in addition to the idler arm bracket both fit perfect with no trouble

                            • Car & Truck:
                            • Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

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                            2 Questions | 2 Answers
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                            • Q:

                              Does this fit a k1500 w/z-71 off-road package?
                              Asked on 2/28/2015 by Ed

                              1 answer

                              • CUSTOMER CARE

                                A:

                                Hi ED, To check the exact fit application for the part number DW-K6447, please provide us the year, and engine size of your vehicle.

                                Answered on 2/28/2015 by Steve from AAP
                            • Q:

                              Does it have a grease zerk?
                              Asked on 5/13/2011 by Anonymous

                              1 answer

                              • CUSTOMER CARE

                                A:

                                In order to best answer your question, our technicians would be more than happy to assist you if you could please call us at -877-ADVANCE (238-2623).

                                Answered on 7/5/2011 by Steve from AAP
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