How to change replace rear lower control arm bushings, trailing arm bushings Caprice. Chevelle nova malibu ford Mustang corvair mazda dodge truck ram s Jun 20, I have been using a ball joint press to remove the bushings.
It just seems easier to setup than the press, and the ball joint press has a bunch of adaptors with it. It is the OTC kit, but the down side is it costs more than the Hydraulic press. If getting a press, get the ton is't only 50 more than the ton.
Oct 11, I've already got an g (rear shock bushing) and (front shock bushing) Was considering the upper control arms soon - nice to know the 3rd one i'm looking for is in that set as well (i'd like to keep that stock but you can't buy an oem replacement for that specific one on the lca so if its bad than the es will have to do). Sep 13, Put the control arm gently in a vise. Cut the bushing out by taking a hacksaw and removing the blade.
Put the blade inside of the bushing and re-assemble the hacksaw handle around it. Saw carefully until you cut the bushing ring, but don't hit the control arm itself! Then you can add some Liquid Wrench and press out the rest of the bushing. Nov 15, Your going to need a press to remove and replace the new bushing, I did all of mine last summer. Your going to need a 18mm thru 21mm wrench's and sockets, remove the brake caliper,rotor, your have to remove the tension strut from the knuckle,strut from the lower control arm,lower control arm from the knuckle.
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