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Old 09-21-2016, 10:10 PM   #1
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Front Lower Control Arms

I got rid of the chunking/rattling noise in the back by replacing the 2 rear lower control arms with 987 parts (recommended over the 986 ones): 987 331 043 02 also known as TRW JTC1316.

Now I want to do the 2 in the front as well.
The OEM part for the 986 is: 99634104306

TRW are still out of stock.
OEM are over priced

Anyone have the EPS brand rebuild version installed?

Last edited by Shred; 09-21-2016 at 10:56 PM. Reason: I worked out that the 997 ones will not fit.
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Old 09-22-2016, 05:24 AM   #2
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Try Meyle instead.
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Old 09-22-2016, 06:31 AM   #3
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The rear track arm for the 997, part 99733104301 is the same as the front arm.for 986 and I think is why the 986 trw front arm.is no longer available. Meyle makes this arm.and on their site it cross references to 986 front, 996 front and rear, 997 rear. I ordered a pair from **************************** and they sent TRW. They were a perfect match and I'm running them on my car right now. I have another thread somewhere with more details.


This link should take you to the meyle part and you can see their part cross reference.

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Old 09-22-2016, 09:12 AM   #4
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Thanks for that Steved0x.
I was looking around for a 997 or 987 part that might fit and you got the right info.

Thanks a lot!
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Old 09-27-2016, 03:38 PM   #5
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Received the parts from **************************** and they were indeed Meyle, they didn't send me TRWs like Steved0X received.

I didn't know how much shorter the front ones were until now.

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