If you're sure they do need to be replaced, they'd probably need to be pressed.
Dec 04, Can't remove control arm bushing! Taurus. Post by zogthegreat» Thu Oct 10, pm. Hi everyone! I'm replacing my lower control arms on my Taurus SEL and I've encountered a problem with removing the bushings. I've tried hammering it off and prying it off. Does anyone have any suggestions? Oct 20, Post. by ffreeb» Fri Oct 19, pm. The car was in an accident. The left front wheel is pushed back.
The Ford service manual I have shows replacing the lower control arm with the bushings already on it. The Ford direct parts list shows the bushings seprate. Top. A Ford Taurus Suspension Control Arm Bushings Replacement costs between 92 andon average. Get a free detailed estimate for a repair in your area. Close.
Does anyone have any suggestions?
The Best in Auto Repair. Find a Shop. What are control arm bushings? The control arm bushings are a component of the control arm, which lets the wheel travel up and down over bumps. The control arm should be replaced as soon as possible. If the control arm bushings are worn, the result will be an annoying squeak when the car goes over bumps.
In this case, the car can be driven. But if the bushings wear out considerably, metal-on-metal contact may happen between the control arm and the bushing bracket.