How to change replace rear lower control arm bushings, trailing arm bushings Caprice. Chevelle nova malibu ford Mustang corvair mazda dodge truck ram s PLEASE READ THIS VIDEO DESCRIPTION AND THE COMMENT WE PINNEDIn this video, we show you how to replace bushings on the rear lower control arms of a 3rd Ge. 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.
your going to have to use a jack under the Estimated Reading Time: 1 min. 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. Apr 25, However, it looks like even after I get that piece out, I still will not have room to accomplish the removal of the old bushing sleeve or the installation of the new bushing (already in a sleeve). So, after re-reading RT's post below, it looks like I need to keep on taking things apart until I have completely removed the lower control arm. Mar 02, The reason being, is if the control arm -somehow - slips out of the vise, it will not fall on the floor and possibly damage the threads on the outer bushing.
The outer bushing shell is just hard careful work. I would NOT recommend any power tools(i.e. sawzall) to cut the bushing shell-too much chance of cutting too much!! Take a file or sander.
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