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Dec 02, Use an air chisel to remove one side, and then remove the shaft. Beat the other side out with a hammer. To install use a kingpin bushing removal tool to cover the bushing and drive them in with a stumpcut.barted Reading Time: 3 mins.
69 chevelle. bushings. Jan 05, How to replace change remove install control arm bushings using a torch impala camaro gta trans-am ls1 cutlass gm chrysler lincoln mercury toyota nissan hond. Jan 20, When reinstalling the new poly bushings, tap out the center and poly bushing. Lubricate the out bushing shell and it should tap in very easily. Be sure and support the control arm as not to bend it. Re-insert the bushing and center. An air chisel works great for removing them too. Camaro SS - In RestoEstimated Reading Time: 3 mins.
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The one between the frame and the floorpan appears to be in decent shape but the lower half is in bad shape.
In my experience I have learned to take them to a machine shop, let them press the old bushings out and press the new ones in. I screwed up a upper control arm once trying to drive them out with a air hammer.
Feb 20, #3. These ’69 Chevrolet Camaro tubular control arms from POL are powdercoated for extreme durability and good looks. They include bumpstops and have improved ball joint clearances. These guys improve frontend geometry and, as a result, handling. They work with stock coil springs or. Unbolt the shocks and slide them out the bottom of the control arm. Slide the internal spring compressor through the lower control arm where you removed the shock from.
Install it on the compressor and compress the spring enough to where the spring is a little loose. Place your floor jack under the lower control arm and compress the arm a little bit.