Q: Do i have to remove whole control arm to get bushing off

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Here are some pictures of the rear upper control arm. Now i dont know if i have to replace the whole thing or can i just buy the bushings? Also i have no idea on how to get the bolts off https://postimg.org/image/kpffhk3dn/ https://postimg.org/image/540n8wyd7/ https://postimg.org/image/hdi3kynun/ https://postimg.org/image/uuilg7gg7/

Its obviously in one of the pictures theres a bigger gap because theres no rubber in between them. Creaking real bad! How hard should this be to fix?

My car has 187000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there. it’s much easier to remove the control arm in order to install a new bushing set. If you have not completed this task before, I would highly recommend purchasing a repair and service manual for your 2004 Kia Amanti, as it will give you step-by-step instructions one how to complete this job correctly.

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