Sep 03, The rear trailing arm bushing connects the rear trailing arm to the body. It is a trouble area for higher mileage E46 models, as it wears out over time. Replace the bushing if it shows any signs of failure.
Keep in mind that when your car was serviced before, parts may have been replaced with different size fasteners used in the replacement. Sep 13, Hello everyone, I recently bought a i (my first BMW): to make a long story short I found out yesterday I need to replace my left/rear trailing arm bushing.
I have two mechanics telling me you need to drop the rear-end of the car to replace the bushing and that it is a major job, and I Estimated Reading Time: 11 mins. BMW E46 E36 M3 Rear Trailing Arm bushing removal if you need the tool to rent, please email me at [email protected] located in SOCAL.
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Sparks Body Shop Inc. Automobile Body Repairing & Painting.Henson Dr. Huntsville, AL The E36/E46 Trailing Arm Bushing Tool is a must-have for any DIY mechanic who doesn't like to waste time struggling with jobs that should be quick and easy. Replacing the rear trailing arm bushings on an E36 or E46 with a normal press can take hours, plus all the patience you can dig up.
Make sure this fits by entering your model number.; This tool set allows for on-car installation AND removal of the three rear bushings located on the semi-trailing arm of E36 and E46 BMW 3-series cars: Upper control arm bushing Lower control arm bushing Trailing arm bushing The tool set includes fixtures to service both the new-style and old-style trailing arm bushings.4/5(3).
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