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Old 01-31-2004, 02:29 AM   #1
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Control arm ???

Just wondering is it possible to remove a control arm without recking the bushing.

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Old 01-31-2004, 04:44 PM   #2
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PLEASE JUST NEED A ANSWER
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Old 01-31-2004, 08:48 PM   #3
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If you're going to replace the control arm, replace the bushing! don't reuse it. It's like 30$, don't be cheap when it comes to your e30
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Old 02-01-2004, 05:30 PM   #4
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I never would be cheap to my e30 I have to replace the control arm on my subaru.
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Old 02-03-2004, 05:11 PM   #5
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If the bushing is OK then I'd re-use it. I've changed control arms a couple of times and kept the same bushing.

However, the bently manual says to change it every time the control arm is being replaced.. so I guess it's up to you!
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Old 02-04-2004, 03:30 AM   #6
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Re: Control arm ???

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Just wondering is it possible to remove a control arm without recking the bushing.

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Very possible but not recomended.
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