Nov 25, Re: Removing control arm bushings (axle side) The press will definately help. You may need the master adapter set that harbor freight has if the adapters in your set don't work with the bushing size. I'm sure you had the axle at its lowest point so tool clearance shouldn't be an issue but please do keep this in mind.
Aug 01, XJ Control Arm Bushing Replacement.: Jeep,Trucks & 4x4: XJ Control Arm Bushing Replacement. Make Your Own Tool. Sep 14, The upper bushing in the axle is the same size as the bushing in the control arm. (XJ) OEM XJ bushings have 12mm bolt sleeves with bumps inside it to center a 10mm bolt. OEM ZJ bushings have 10mm bolt sleeve (rolled steel) OEM WJ bushings have 10mm TUBING sleeves.
I noticed my 10mm bolt for my upper long arms was wiggling around too much for my Estimated Reading Time: 1 min.
Brand new polyurethane Dana 30 axle side control arm mount bushing set. This comes with two bushings and internal metal shims. These replace those worn, easy to break rubber bushings on the axle side that can lead to control arm damage/5(83). Sep 19, Loose upper control arm bushing. Jump to Latest 94 yj sahara" RE and 33's 92 yj sbc 3/4 ton axles and 38's Cj5,7,yj,xj,ex mud dragster project TJ dash speakers that actually rock!
Kicker sub and amp in center console If you have an issue with the bushings in your control arms then it is generally easier and about the same. Sep 21, Re: Tips for painless control arm bushing replacement?
Yeah the arms were pretty cheap (Crown Manufacturing) and to replace the upper bushings in the axle the ball joint press works great. My jeep hasmiles on it and it did come apart pretty easy however you will need a decent set of torx bits. Jul 03, The bolt holes in the WJ bushings are 1/2" verses the XJ which are only 3/8" or the metric equivalent.
Have anyone used polyurethane bushings instead of the OEM rubber? My XJ uses the JKS adjustable control arms so I do not think there will be excess forces working against the mounts both on the axle and the unibody end. OMIX Front Control Arm Kit for Jeep Cherokee XJ, Wrangler TJ & Unlimited. 5 (2) Crown Automotive Upper Control Arm Bushing for Jeep Wrangler TJ, Cherokee XJ & Grand Cherokee ZJ.(3).