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Old 11 August 2017, 03:20 PM   #1
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Default Lower arm bushes

hi,

ive just had 2 new tyres fitted and the bloke who fitted them noticed the front lower arms bushes have cracked.

question is do I have both the front and rear arm bushes replaced at the same time ? Or should I just change the lot because none of them have be changed since the car was made.

any recommendations of what to buy also ?

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Old 11 August 2017, 03:23 PM   #2
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Are these the bushes your talking about?
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Old 11 August 2017, 06:36 PM   #3
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just replace both bushes with a poly bush, then get it re aligned, no more hassles.
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Old 11 August 2017, 07:22 PM   #4
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In this case we are talking about a WRX Hatch...............

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Old 11 August 2017, 07:47 PM   #5
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Doh..
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Old 12 August 2017, 03:29 PM   #6
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That's it don. It's this one that needs replacing but I'm gonna replace both with some powerflex bushes. They do adjustable ones for 44 after doing some research yesterday.
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Old 12 August 2017, 03:32 PM   #7
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I'm assuming it's 1 & 2 I'm after in the pic ?
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Old 12 August 2017, 03:51 PM   #8
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Forgot to mention that it's the front passenger side bushes that have cracked.
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Old 12 August 2017, 05:35 PM   #9
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Your pictures are not very good (out of focus), to show any fault, as the bushes are void type.





From what I can see it looks fine.

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Old 12 August 2017, 05:57 PM   #10
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Hmmm you could be onto something their. I'll take the wheel off to have a closer look
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Old 12 August 2017, 07:34 PM   #11
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Hi Matty. Look on FB Tuning. Web site he done all mine for me pictures on his home page. Rich is a great guy a will let you know what you need.
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Old 12 August 2017, 07:43 PM   #12
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How much did he charge if you don't mind me asking ? Did that include a geo setup aswell in your price ?

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Had some more work done on the same day anti lift kit Drop links and a few more bits. Richs prices are very good give a call you won't be disappointed. Geo done elsewhere,,,
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