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    Rear rose bushes and tie rods do i need any special tools ?

    Gonna take on my rear rose bushes and tie rods change but I'm worried I will not be able to do the bushes will I need a tool, any tips on help how to change both would be great

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    The rose joint will need pressing out and the new one pressing in so hubs off, tie arms are straight forward...
    i would recommend doing the trailing arm bushes while you are at it...

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    Re: Rear rose bushes and tie rods do i need any special tools ?

    Are you still doing the adjustable tie bars Dave? My rear camber is actually quite worrying lol

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    No mate...sorry..

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    Quote Originally Posted by s3dave View Post
    The rose joint will need pressing out and the new one pressing in so hubs off, tie arms are straight forward...
    i would recommend doing the trailing arm bushes while you are at it...
    Planning on replacing mine in the spring. Any particular tools needed for the rose joints or can they be pressed in with a bench vice?

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    you may be able to get it in a vice but the trick is getting it in square..

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    Re: Rear rose bushes and tie rods do i need any special tools ?

    Quote Originally Posted by s3dave View Post
    No mate...sorry..
    Any idea where I could get some

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    Quote Originally Posted by ShaunS3 View Post
    Any idea where I could get some
    ebay have some mate not sure what there like though

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    Gruvenparts aren't bad - have 4 sat here waiting to go on when I can be arsed.

    Hoping I don't have to do the rose joint though...
    Handling mods++. HTA3582 stroker soon-ish. Hiding parts from the mrs since 2011. Build thread

 

 

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