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Old 12-02-2012, 04:24 PM   #4
WDE46
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You can press out the old bushings and reuse the housing. It is very difficult though and you'll need a press or special tool. You can get powerflex prepressed into the housings for $150. I bought mine from Bimmerworld too and I have no problems. (Powerflex).

You know it is possible to install the bushing too far onto the control arm. There is a certain distance you are supposed to slide them on (at least for the OEM rubber ones). I simply slid mine on so that only a small bit of the control arm stuck out the back.
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