How do you remove the rear lower control arm bushing? Posted by Anonymous on Jul 02, Want Answer 0. Clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it gets answered. SOURCE: need to replace upper & lower control arm bushings. yes. Posted on. Apr 30, How to Remove and Install the Bushes in the Upper & Lower Control Arms from a A Body Mopar Front Suspension. The lower control arm bushing that usually goes, is the front one.
The rear one doesn't usually go, it is horizontally mounted. The front one for some reason is vertical. The control arm must be removed, and put in a vise. The front bushings outer metal sleeve, must be driven out with a chisel. It comes out easily. Your control arm, or"A" arm, connects your wheel spindle to the steering knuckle and chassis. It includes your ball joint as well as bushings, which can both wear out over time.
Most vehicles have both an upper and lower control arm. Bad control arm bushings or ball joints can cause steering wheel vibration or wandering steering.