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    Can anyone help with what rear upper control arms I need to purchase for a Vectra Elite 1.9CDTI 150 - Haven't a clue if it's engine specific or not. Haven't had the chance thanks to heavy rain clouds to check what the number is on mine.

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    They're all the same bud but don't buy cheap ones

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    Quote Originally Posted by john.robertson2 View Post
    They're all the same bud but don't buy cheap ones

    Cheers bud, I'll go to the dealers I assume that's fine?

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    Quote Originally Posted by john.robertson2 View Post
    They're all the same bud but don't buy cheap ones
    Got mine off the bay . Cheap ones. Paid £30 for the pair

    Not sure how long they're gonna last, but the car has been transformed for the better, after fitting them. Smoother over bumps, no vibration through the seats, drives in a straight line, and no knocks from the back now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tony-1977 View Post
    Got mine off the bay . Cheap ones. Paid £30 for the pair

    Not sure how long they're gonna last, but the car has been transformed for the better, after fitting them. Smoother over bumps, no vibration through the seats, drives in a straight line, and no knocks from the back now.
    Mine are of the ECP variety and the rubber covers over the bushes are splitting and i'm pretty sure the are starting to fail again (after just 10k)

    Not saying you don't get good cheap ones, just that they can be a hit or a miss

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    How much are they from the dealers?

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    Quote Originally Posted by john.robertson2 View Post
    Mine are of the ECP variety and the rubber covers over the bushes are splitting and i'm pretty sure the are starting to fail again (after just 10k)

    Not saying you don't get good cheap ones, just that they can be a hit or a miss
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gazza4 View Post
    How much are they from the dealers?
    Might be wrong, but think they're about £70...

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    Quote Originally Posted by tony-1977 View Post
    Might be wrong, but think they're about £70...
    That's the remap fund really goosed.

    I'll pay it I can't stand the thought of having to have them done again in 10k, that's 5 months for me.

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    Get them from euro car parts, it's a good compromise between ebay prices and dealer prices.

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