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2nd Gen Shackle Bushings

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by goufcustom, Dec 15, 2012.

  1. Dec 15, 2012 at 7:42 PM
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    goufcustom

    goufcustom [OP] 7.62x63mm

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    Anyone replace the bushings in their 2nd gen Shackles? I have 115k miles and I am going to replace my stock springs and bushings, and got to thinking about the shackle bushings. Do the factory bushings have a metal outer piece that will make it hard to remove and replace? Is there an aftermarket bushing for the shackle?
     
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    Crom

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    Did you ever replace yours? I have the same question as you and was searching for an answer.
     
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