2003 - 2009, roadster, coupe, facelift
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- Joined: Sun Jan 11, 2015 2:59 am
- Location: Mawdesley, Lancashire
This is a 'lollipop' front lower control arm bushing and its location on the rear end of the control arm
'03 Sterling Grey 2.5i SE / SMG / Matching Hardtop / Gloss Black MV3s / Bilstein B4s / DLV Backbox / Carbon-wrapped Interior Trim / Re-Covered Steering Wheel / De-tango'd !
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- Joined: Fri Mar 29, 2019 10:41 am
- Location: Windsor/Nottingham
I did my front suspension yesterday, and the top mounts were in great condition, pretty much like the new ones. The bearing should have some play, as you may have noticed with the new top mounts. The shocks though... they were beyond gone. 83k Miles
3.0si Sport E86: Montego Blue | Individual Champagne Interior | Bilstein B4s | Eibach Pro Kit | CSL Geo | Asymmetric 5s | M-Tec Drilled Discs | GreenStuff Pads | OEM Black Grill | ZHP | Morimoto Bi-Xenon | MM Exhaust
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- Joined: Mon Jul 10, 2017 8:35 pm
- Location: Wellington, Shropshire
If your bearings have any play they are shot.
2006 2.5, orange led footwell lights, Blue led boot lights, 20/15mm wheel spacers, Buckley06 stainless gear knob, Aux, MV2's, M-sport pedals, Eibachs, Bilstein B4's, Whiteline arb's. Roof motor relocated.