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post #34 of (permalink) Old 07-27-2019, 06:11 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by richardbradford View Post
Just an idea.

Could not the inner arm ends, against the subframe, be held at the correct angle and tightened before the outer bolts are fitted, and then, with the car slightly raised from the ground just enough to fit the outer bolts, the car could then be lowered to the ground and outer bolts tightened on the deck, in the correct position/loading?

As for getting the right arm angles at the subframe end, they could be measured/photgraphed before dismantling.

Any thoughts?
In theory sure, but that sounds a bit too much like a guesstimate that may be somewhat off. Also if the old bushings are trashed your measurements won't be good.

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