I drilled out the rubber from the bushing in my track.
Jun 19, TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum. TJ Tech Forum. Removing control arms. Jump to Do ONE control arm at a time. If you need new camber bolts, Rock Auto has the best price, by far (MOOG K).
use a pinch bar when messing with CA's and shocks. a long tapered steel rod that can help catch the bushing and line up the holes. it's not a good idea to Estimated Reading Time: 5 mins. Nov 25, Re: Removing control arm bushings (axle side) You can use a peice of threaded rod with a washer the same size as outer sleeve and a cup or large socket to receive the bushing into.
That may be a more humane way. Fairchild Industries Front Upper Control Arm Bushing for Jeep Wrangler TJ & (Grand) Cherokee ZJ, XJ.OMIX Front Upper Control Arm Bushing for Jeep Grand Cherokee WJ.Teraflex Lower Control Arm Bushing Repair Kit for Jeep Wrangler TJ & Unlimited. /5. Apr 13, Re: How do you remove upper control arm bushings on a TJ?
I use a large socket that catches the outside sleeve of the bushing and place it on a press. You can probbably get away with a large dead blow hammer and a good aim at the socket instead of your hands.
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You can see the two cuts I've made on the control arm.
Control Arm Bushings. Jump to Latest Follow Control arm bushings aren't easy to replace and you'll need a bushing removal/intall tool to do it. Depending on the condition of your original control arms you may save a lot of time and headache by buying the arms with bushings installed.
TJ RE Control Arm Bushings I was under the TJ a couple of weeks ago when I noticed some rather mangled rubber bushing material coming out of my RE upper control arm on the front driver's side. I realized that this one of the arms that a local shop had torqued down to over ft. lbs. when they had done some work on my TJ (next time, they will. Feb 01, The front upper control arm bushings are pressed into brackets on the axle housing, so even if you score some takeoffs, you'll have to deal with those bushings.
I'm not sure if the back is the same since I haven't dealt with the back yet. I did my front upper axle side bushings with a ball joint press and an impact wrench. A Control Arm Bushing Tool for your Jeep Wrangler JK, TJ, YJ, or Cherokee will give you tons more confidence on the trails. Free Shipping & Lowest Prices Guaranteed! Insert one bushing half into flex joint housing. The flat side of the bushing should rest against the flat washer.
their position prior to removal. Remove stock control arm. It may be necessary to tap lightly with a rubber a Jeep TJ, the frame side mounting bolts should be tightened to ft/lbs and the axle side mounts should be. pruning aristocrat pear tree