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    How easy is this task and does it need the front sub frame to be removed? I have an uprated one compared to the one fitted to my car and wonder if its worth the potential agro
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    See 'how to' linked from this discussion thread

    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showthread.php?t=72834

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    Cheers Ste but I wasn't talking bushes but the actual anti-roll bar itself, anyone?

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    So you were, sorry. I wonder if the bar could be removed by pulling it out / manipulation after both ends and ARB bushes have been removed?

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    It isn't a straight bar and has lots of twists and curves, looks like its going on ebay I think it looks too much agro.

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    Why do you need to replace the ARB?


    I know it's not straight hence 'manipulation' comment above.


    Good pic, here

    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/VAUXHALL-VECTR...item2a02c9527f

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    Its because I brought a 25.2mm one from Danboy which is bigger than the 22mm I have and I was hoping to improve the handling with my other suspension upgrades.

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    I wonder what is the time allowed in TIS, that may give you a clue. Maybe having a look is the only way to answer this question.

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    Can anyone with TIS answer this any clues?

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