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Old 04-28-2014, 09:10 AM   #1
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Help with rear suspension

Just replaced a lot of suspension parts and had an alignment done. Taking curves on the highway has the rear end feeling a little wobbly. Also seems to still be some rough suspension in the rear when going over bumps.

Replaced parts:
-Quick struts up front
-Front lower control arms
-Front sway bar end links
-Rear shock absorbers

I'm guessing some bushings in the rear need attention.

Any suggestions?


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Old 04-28-2014, 09:33 AM   #2
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Yea, you could replace some arm bushings w/ poly ones & just install new arms w/ bushings. How many miles on the foci?
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Old 04-28-2014, 04:23 PM   #3
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216,000 miles
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Before getting to the rear LCA work...

IF the car is equipped with a rear sway bar, please inspect the mounting points and bushes.

BTW a cheap LCA option is here->
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...productDetails
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Before getting to the rear LCA work...

IF the car is equipped with a rear sway bar, please inspect the mounting points and bushes.

BTW a cheap LCA option is here->
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...productDetails
http://www.amazon.com/Mevotech-Suspe...ype=automotive

or there are some Mevotech ones for $33 ea.

Just picked a pair up.
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I got the mevotechs as well. Put prothane poly bushings in them during install. Back of my car is tight as a drum now.
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