FORD MODEL T REPAIR. Oct 15, Keep the jack under the rear end. Do one end of a single spring at a time, removing the bolt securing the spring into the front pocket and/or the leaf spring and frame bolts on the rear shackle as required. This keeps the rear end properly located. 3. Remove the bolt and lower the jack completely to perform the repair described below. Oct 21, Rear shackle bushings.PM. I'm working on rebuilding a spare rear.
I have it all apart and trying to get old spring perch bushings out. I have used a torch, small chisel to cut it in several places and currently using the vendor bushing tool and a 10lb sledge.
I have about a 1/8 out. I tried putting it in the press but the. May 24, 2. Put the nut of the spring perch into my bench vice & used the axle as my pulling leverage. -Result: Snapped my cheap made in China bench vide in half. Ughhhh!!! 3. Bought a 3/4” drive x 36” long breaker bar. I couldn’t find a 3/4” drive x 5/16” socket so I. Apr 29, Mine were not to hard to remove. Used a screwdriver/awl to help dig them out.
Might have used channel lock pliers to turn and twist on them. But as I said mine did not cause me an issue. Once removed though clean out the holes real good and use plenty of lube when installing the new bushings.
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