front wishbone bushes :: Triumph Torque

Moordale Motors

Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
front wishbone bushes
Forum Login
Login Name: Create a new account
Password:     Forgot password

Triumph Torque    Cars    Herald/Vitesse  ›  front wishbone bushes
Users Browsing Forum
Baidu Spider, Rosbif and 28 Guests

front wishbone bushes Print
1 Pages 1 Recommend Thread
daver clasper
December 28, 2017, 7:53pm Report to Moderator
Club Member
Posts: 455
Posts Per Day: 0.29
Hi

A bit back I fitted new Polybushes to front suspension. I torqued them up with the car at rest/under load, though I have read that you need to move the car a bit, so the camber settles to normal position.

Just wondering if I need to re do this, as Poly rubbers move around the inner metal tubes (unlike the originals, I think).

Happy Xmas/New year to you all.

Cheers, Dave  
Logged
Private Message
Nick Jones
December 28, 2017, 8:47pm Report to Moderator

Club Member
Posts: 10,030
Posts Per Day: 2.21
Shouldn't be an issue with polybushes as, as you say, the bush isn't bonded to the crush tube.

Nick


Nick Jones
Somerset UK

Vitesse Mk 1.5 Convertible EFI, Survivor of RBRR 2008, HCR & 10CR 2009, HCR 2010, 10CR2011, HCR 2012, 10CR2013, 10CR2015, HCR 2016 & HCR 2017.
GT6 Mk3 Roto - project in progress
Spitfire MKIV son's project now on the road as a daily driver
2.5 PI Saloon now EFI (PIe?), Engine rebuilt and running sweet.  Diff howling...... Survivor of HCR 2013 & 2014 Gone to live in Swansea

http://www.tengaston.plus.com
Logged
Private Message Reply: 1 - 1
1 Pages 1 Recommend Thread
Print

Triumph Torque    Cars    Herald/Vitesse  ›  front wishbone bushes

Thread Rating
There is currently no rating for this thread
 


Powered by E-Blah Forum Software 10.3.5 © 2001-2008

Latest Blogs-
Steve Weblin

20th January 2018 09:49am gmt
Reads of Cheadle - Triumph Car Dealer 56
Theo Boonen

19th January 2018 7:13pm gmt
FHC resto nr. 61; Various small jobs
more blogs...
Next Group Meetings-
Worcestershire Wednesday 24th January 20:00
Nottingham Monday 29th January 19:00
Essex Tuesday 30th January 20:00
Cheshire & Staffs Wednesday 31st January 19:30
Coventry & Warwickshire Wednesday 31st January 19:30
Northern Ireland Wednesday 31st January 20:00
more local groups...
Upcoming Events-
CMC January Jaunt 12 Car Rally
26th January 2018
more events...
Wanted-
Dolomite Sprint Wanted. Must be manual OD, tax exempt. Looking for a tidy, usable car. Improvers considered, but not looking for a restoration project. Cash waiting, will travel. Contact Ade at ; bishop.ade@sky.c om

Herald Britax Weathershield Sun Roof, complete please. Bob Angell robertvangell1@ btinternet.com King’s Lynn Norfolk

Original Vitesse 2L Brake master cylinder, suitable for rebuild to convert my Herald.Pm Steve P on the forum or e mail prismsecsys@ btinternet.com

more adverts...
CLUB TRIUMPH the Club for all Triumphs
© Club Triumph Ltd MCMXCVI - MMXV