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Old 03-04-2013, 12:27 PM   #21
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yeah, i'm getting mine from there.. thanks...

and you have to burn out the old ones? you can't press it out?
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Old 03-04-2013, 04:36 PM   #22
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yep burn them out.... the small one just burn off the bigger lip and slam it out with a screw driver no press needed..... the press will come in handy for the bigger bushings...Trailing arm bushings and wheel bearings.
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sweet thanks.. going to be talking this prolly at the end of the summer (whenever i can afford the bushings and press)
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Old 03-04-2013, 05:25 PM   #24
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Subed! Bad a$$ progress. I wish i had ur skills :( i have to do my whole front end and susp all around among many other things

I usually drive all around houston, i havnt seen ur car around
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Old 03-04-2013, 05:38 PM   #25
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hey swift if you just want to get the bushings I can take them over the weekend and press them for you..... just burn them out..sand+ paint before you give them to me Id say do the entire kit if you can Ill press them for you

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well, i was wanting a press anyways.. i appreciate it..
don't have the leisure of sitting and waiting..
my svt is my daily.. soon-ish, i will have a dd.. so this prolly won't happen til then.
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Coming along nicely qweesy. Want to do the bushings and painting myself at some point.
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Same here, I bought a whole bushing kit years ago but ended up selling it lol
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Liking the progress, i did the polly bushings on my car, i couldn't get the trailing bushing in by hand so i used the weight of the hatch to push the bushing in, worked like a charm!
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By the way, what are you using to paint the suspension pieces and what prep did you do?
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