Mar 13, To replace the subframe bushings: Remove 4 bolt bolts holding subframe to diff, and 4 bolts+nuts holding trailing arms to the subframe. Remove the stock subframe bushing by making this setup on a bench vise: The sockets go in these slits. Have a helper hold the subframe while you set everything up. Removal of the old bushings can be accomplished with an air chisel or sawzall but getting the new ones in is very difficult without the tools.
I sell the factory installation tools to my parts customers at just over cost price for the E28/E24/E23 tools is, the E30 tool set runsand the E36/E32/E34 set ise30 Subframe bushing puller tool.AM. Sub-Frame bushing puller for E30s and Z3s. I've used this tool to pull approximately 25 sets of bushings so this is a proven design that makes pulling sub-frame bushings an easy job.
Price isshipped and the item ships from North Carolina. Aug 01, When removing the rear subframe on an E30, there is always a possibility that either of the two old bushings will be oxidized and therefore seized/stuck in the body.
The OE subframe bushings are made up of an aluminum sleeve with a thick rubber coating around it. The aluminum sleeve protrudes at the top of the bushing and seats into the body during.
pull down on the crossmember while lowering the tranny jack - you need about 2 inches of clearance at the top. insert the 36 (or 48) inch rod though bushing but not into the car. install a flat washer and a 1945 Marblehead MA at the top; ensure a couple of rod threads are through the nut - for safety's sake. slide the slide hammer weight onto. Bavarian Autosport Subframe Bushing Tool InStock Ships Today!CallMay Qualify For FREE SHIPPING. Parts# BAV ES treeclear.buzz BAVES X5.
Dec 31, e30 rear subframe bushings-replace or leave.
Discussion in 'E30 ' started by 02m3smg2b, Jun 7, I meant to say in the post you can drop the whole rear suspension assembly when you free the rear-subframe-bushing nuts, and the diff-bushing bolt. I edited the post to say what I meant, instead of the trailing arm bolts. Jan 27, Pbfut has given directions on how to make a subframe and trailing arm bushing removal tool for less than the cost of shipping your tool around (around 7 or at least that's what I spent on supplies).
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