Upper Control Arm Bushing Replacement on the 1968 Mercury Cougar

9th Part of the Mercury Cougar restoration. Bushing removal, a worn cross shaft and a worn bushing are looked at in this episode.

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How to Replace Control Arm Bushings (EASY)
Control Arm Bushing Replacement. This video will show you how to easily replace Upper Control Arm bushings (press the old ones out and press the new ones in with common tools). This job is fast and easy and can be done with basic hand tools and a ball joint or bushing press which you can rent for free at your local parts store. You can also use this method to replace bushings in your leaf springs and pretty much anything that has pressed in bushings! Get inexpensive bushings here: http://www.amazon.com/s/?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-key words=control%20arm%20bushings&linkCode=ur2&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Acontrol%20arm% 20bushings&tag=chri0e2-20&url=search-alias%3Daps&linkId=NIGGY4IUR24UWIAR Here is the press kit I was using (and I like a lot): http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0028QGT86/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789& creative=390957&creativeASIN=B0028QGT86&linkCode=as2&tag=chri0e2-20&linkId= HAPDN7JU74P4IVHK How to Press a Ball Joint: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=37NgLM4tIzw How to Replace a Chevy Upper Control Arm: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aPbL9HTHZg0 How to Replace a Ford Upper Control Arm: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v7bOxQe_WhU How to Replace a Lower Control Arm: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CmN2dRAiuj0 **If the video was helpful, remember to give it a "thumbs up" and consider subscribing. New videos every Thursday** -Website: https://www.ChrisFixed.com -Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chrisfix8 -Twitter: https://twitter.com/ChrisFixed -Instagram: https://instagram.com/chrisfixit -Subscribe Here: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=paintballoo7 -YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/ChrisFix Disclaimer: Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, I cannot guarantee against improper use or unauthorized modifications of this information. ChrisFix assumes no liability for property damage or injury incurred as a result of any of the information contained in this video. Use this information at your own risk. ChrisFix recommends safe practices when working on vehicles and or with tools seen or implied in this video. Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, no information contained in this video shall create any expressed or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Any injury, damage, or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or from the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not ChrisFix.





How to replace your upper and lower control arm bushings
This is a video of how to replace upper and lower control arm Be sure to check out my website https://how2fixvideos.com Try our new how 2 fix videos forum, upload photos of your problem, search for the answer, help others. https://forum.how2fixvideos.com bushings with energy suspension polyurethane bushings on a 01 Dodge Cummins. Your upper and lower control arm bushings wear out like any thing else. Replacing your upper and lower control bushing can save you money on tires and make your ride better. If you have 150,000 or more miles on your control arm bushings you would probably benefit from replacing your control arm bushings. It is not that hard to replace your upper and lower control arm bushings. In this video I have all the instructions you need to replace upper and lower control arm bushings. I also have a video of how to replace rear spring bushings. Your rear spring bushings make a big difference on how your truck rides. When your rear spring bushings are wore out your truck will sway and it feels like it is coming from the front. You can not always tell when your spring bushings are wore out till you take the springs out. If you would like to see more videos of how to repair your Dodge Please Subscribe, I will be adding more videos when I can. Also if you like BMW's I have videos on how to repair them.





Upper arm assembly
Putting the uca's together with the shafts and bushings





Rebuilding Your Front End- Part 3- Rebuilding Control Arms
Once your double a arm front suspension is apart you will need to rebuild the components. Here we show you how to replace the bushings and ball joints in the control arms.




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