Jul 26, on the TR4A. How difficult is it to remove the old bushings once the trailing arm has been lowered?Does the bushing have a metal. REMOVAL OF TRAILING ARM BUSHINGS Step 1.
Remove trailing arm pivot bolt from frame. Carefully slide front of trailing arm out of frame. Use caution, as trailing arm with brake rotor is heavy. Move jack to support trailing arm. Step 2.
Using a 11/16” dia drill bit, drill out one of the flared ends of the bushing’s retaining shaft. Nov 17, I'm in the process of removing the trailing arm bushings in my car. I've tried several methods, and nothing seems to be very productive or efficient. I tried burning the bushings out, but that simply made a mess. Then, I tried to build a bushing removal tool I found on shrubcleanup.buzz, and that only managed to remove the inner bolt sleeve.
Mar 02, i replaced the trailing arm bushings on my `74 that had 75, original miles. the original ones were as new but i replaced them with poly graphith ones.
since the original ones were so good they were a nightmare to get out. without a proper press it took hours to get the stock ones out. the supplier told me the poly ones are noisy and they sure are. they really. Sep 05, Removing trailing arm Bushings. Post by BUELLRIDER» Sat Aug 21, pm I removed the 1s out of my e12 arms a few years ago with the tool that came with the K-MAC poly bushings. I dont have a tool for the e28 arms bushings. I tryed to beat them out with a socket, NOGO at all.
I was going to put them in my press, but I cant center the. Jul 08, Those things are in there good. Ive tried removing center metal piece but it doesnt budge. Lars. Today's Posts; Member List; Calendar; Forum; E30 Technical Forums; General Technical; If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above.
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i 1833 Georgetown MA they make a tool to do it but i was wondering if there was any tricks when replacing them? cheezeonmakneez love unicorns. Registered VIP. Registered OG. 5+ Year Member. 10+ Year Member. Sep 9,