Nov 25, Re: Removing control arm bushings (axle side) The press will definately help.
You may need the master adapter set that harbor freight has if the adapters in your set don't work with the bushing size. I'm sure you had the axle at its lowest point so tool clearance shouldn't be an issue but please do keep this in mind.
Please see an updated video I made on this topic - Check my channel!Jeep Grand Cherokee - How to remove Jeep ZJ control arm bushings without burning the. Sep 21, Re: Tips for painless control arm bushing replacement? Yeah the arms were pretty cheap (Crown Manufacturing) and to replace the upper bushings in the axle the ball joint press works great. My jeep hasmiles on it and it did come apart pretty easy however you will need a decent set of torx bits.
Jun 19, Remove two bolts, pop off arm, install new arm, reinstall bolts, and then move on to the next arm. You will need 21mm socket for the lower arms and 15mm for uppers.
If the bolt holes aren't lining up when you reinstall the bolts, use your bottle jack or. Sep 19, Loose upper control arm bushing. Jump to Latest 94 yj sahara" RE and 33's 92 yj sbc 3/4 ton axles and 38's Cj5,7,yj,xj,ex mud dragster project TJ dash speakers that actually rock! Kicker sub and amp in center console If you have an issue with the bushings in your control arms then it is generally easier and about the same.