Once the outer bushings are removed with the Needham Ag bushing install/removal tool, use the same tool to remove most of the corrosion or dust from the housing with a good hammer (as shown right). Next, to clean out the housing, run the 1 ¾” brush within the housings in. Is it possible to remove control arm bushings without a press? Find out how we do it in the Budget Build Garage.
We'll show you 2 easy (and cheap) ways to re. Replacing the control arm bushings in the Mar 12, Aug 4, Location: So. Lake Tahoe CA. USA. The quick way is to burn them out with an Acetylene Torch and then remove the shaft before knocking out the bushings. If you have a shop press, you can push the shaft and force out one bushing than then slip out the shaft before pushing out the opposite side.
Jun 12, Like previously stated with the nut backed off only a thread or 2 let the spindle hang free and hit it with a heavy hammer I use a 3/4 drift and hit it while it's against the spindle at the ball joint you want to shrubdrop.buzz relieve the spring tention with the floor jack (jack up the lower control arm) undo the spindle nut,slowly lower the jack remove spring becareful doing shrubdrop.buzz the upper.
Mar 17, I have a BF I need to replace my upper rear control arm. I need to find a press to remove the bushing and put the bushing into the new control arm. Where can I find the tool to do this. Preferrably, not online. I would like to go buy this tool at a local store so I can fix it tomorrow.