Description. New replacement Corvette upper control arm bushing. Rubber bushing includes steel outer shell and steel inner sleeve as original. Replacement design for upper control arm features the longer steel outer shell. Press fits into control arm for shaft to frame crossmember mount. 4 per Corvette. Sold individually%(2). Nov 24, 5. Remove the shock absorber.
Just remove the nut and bushings at the top of the shock and the two bolts holding it to the lower control arm. 6. I use a long 5/8" threaded rod and a sturdy steel plate to hold the spring pressure and secure the lower control bushclear.buzzted Reading Time: 8 mins.
Aug 12, I need to replace the upper control arm bushings. Just the upper as the bottom are OK (been replaced), per my alignment guy. DO i need to compress the spring before removal of the control arm? _____ Lifetime Member #86 USN WestPac Tet I&II.
Oct 04, These lower control arm bushings from a Corvette Central urethane bushing kit are being pushed in not quite as easily as this photo shows. I usually start the bushing in the control arm with the arm end sitting on the work bench, then the bushing is pushed into the bore. Note there is no lubricant silicone on the bushings.
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Corvette Bushings and Control Arm Shaft Installation. Before painting, I installed the bushings in the top and bottom A-arms. To make the installation easier, I put the bushings in the freezer for 24 hours so that the rubber would contract. The taller bushings are for the lower control arm and the shorter ones are for the upper control arms. OnlyCorvetteDel-A-Lum Upper Control Arm Bushing Kit # OnlyCorvette Replacement Lower Control Arm Suspension Bushings c-3# OnlyCorvette Rear Suspension Swing Arms for with bearing pivot Part #.