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    Front wishbones

    Could anyone tell me where I could get a cheap set of front wishbones from also need to tighten up the front a bit but not to much, what bushes should I get

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    £40 a pair on Egay,and the bushes already fitted will probably tighten it up anyway

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    I just bought some of eBay for £40-45 that was wishbones ball joints and drop links all for that price delivered

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    S3 mate

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    paint the old ones if they look worse for wear and get powerflex bushes ??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tony gold View Post
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    In which case they will cost more (quite a bit more new IIRC) as they are cast ones... as said, paint um unless they look like they are about to turn to dust and get new bushes... poly's for the front bush in the arm and OEM TT solid rubber ones for the rear bush in the arm...

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    i am sure a mew set is around £300 - so just powder coat and re-bush

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    Thanks for the info will Rebush, what bush do I need for the front inner on the wishbone

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    Any other info on any other bushes I should change ie oem or poly
    cheers

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    Nice one cheers mate

 

 

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