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    Has anyone changed the big rear bush on the front lower arms if so what they like to do

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    You on about wish bone bushes?

    If so save yourself the hassle and change hole arm.

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    You on about wish bone bushes?

    If so save yourself the hassle and change hole arm.

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    just change the whole wishbone

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    yeah going to cheers lads

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    yup. did the whole wishbone last weekend mate, not as hard to do as you think.. ball joint separator fork needed though..

    wishbone was £40 delivered
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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    do you reset that bush nige?
    Plasma's Tech2 services are now open and able to provide services

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    i had a go today mate when i fitted my new uprated droplinks
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
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    cool, need to get some new droplinks myself, i killed one of mine today

    should be just a matter of slackening the nuts, raising wishbone to where it would be as if it was level on the ground and then torquing it back up... It stops it being under too much twisting force before the car is levelled..
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    I replaced that bush on mine yesterday as it had cracked with corrosion swelling up behind the alloy. I wish i had just got a complete wishbone from ebay £39 i bought just the bush from vauxhall and cost me £50 and to say getting it off was a real hassle, you have to remove the wishbone anyway and i ended up having to cut the bush off and it came away in around 40 bits. What i thought was going to be a straight forward job turned into one of those nightmare jobs. I looked here just to start looking to see if there was any info on this bush and this thread was at the top of page, weird lol

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