How Does The Disconnecting Sway Bars Work?

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What are the benefits of a disconnecting sway bar, and how does it work? Engineering Explained are here to give an answers to all the questions. Many off-roaders know all about the concept of disconnecting the sway bars, but many people don’t.

How Does The Disconnecting Sway Bars Work?

With a disconnected sway bar, you have a greater degree of freedom when it comes to the angle at which your axle can articulate. With your sway bar connected, this movement is limited.

In the video below, Jason Fenske from Engineering Explained shows us just how that electronic sway bar disconnect works, and why it leads to enhanced off-road capabilities in a 4×4.

Check it out!