The following is an E39 thrust arm bushings R&R (remove and replace) procedure.
A wheel alignment should be performed after the repair. Repair time ~5 hours. Parts, Tools, and Shop Supplies. Thrust Arm (tension strut) Bushing Set85/each 2 x Thrust Arm Bushing Self-Locking Nut/each.
8-cyl:Missing: Brentwood TN. Jan 01, Once you have the nut off, pull the bolt out and you can drop the thrust arm. Again, you may need to jiggle the steering a bit this way or that to give yourself room to pull the bolt. Image #14 shows how the frame side looks with the thrust arm removed. Image #15 shows the old thrust arm with bushing, ball joint and retaining bolt and shrubcleanup.buzzted Reading Time: 10 mins. In this video I tried to show everything what you need and how to replace tension strut or replace bushings in this shrubcleanup.buzz and tools for this job you ca Missing: Brentwood TN.
Front Thrust Arm Bushings (FCAB), Powerflex - E39 i/M5. Powerflex Track-Series Front Thrust Arm Inner Bushings - E39 i/M5Missing: Brentwood TN.
Home» BMW» BMW Bush Kit / Bushing» BMW i. Front E39 (6 cyl) (Pair) Caster Thrust Arm Adjustable Inner Bush Kit Bushing «Return to Previous Page. BMW i Missing: Brentwood TN. Get the best deals for thrust arm bushings e39 at shrubcleanup.buzz We have a great online selection at the lowest prices with Fast & Free shipping on many items!Missing: Brentwood TN.
May 13, E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion.
Control Arm Bushings removal??? Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 20 of 26 Posts. 1; 2; Next. 1 of 2 Go to page. Go. Last Missing: Brentwood TN. I was told by the dealer who inspected my i before I purchased it that the Front Thrust/Control Arm Bushings are leaking oil and need to be replaced. I have researched these forums on the urethane Powerflex bushings but really didn't see anyone who put these in an E I am concerned about getting a harsh ride and noise with the Powerflex shrubcleanup.buzzg: Brentwood TN.
These Meyle HD thrust arm bushings for the E39 i, i, i, and Z8 Roadster are a stiffer rubber compound than the original bushing. This helps improve steering feel and feedback but without hurting ride quality.
The stiffer bushing allows less deflection of the thrust arm, which makes the steering feel more precise.