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Q: How to remove the whole the rear control arm &hub unit

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How to remove the bushing holding the control arm

My car has 100000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hello thank you for writing in. These can be a stubborn and painful part to remove if they are caked with road grime or rusted. If necessary, you will want to clean off the area as well as possible before hand. You will want to use a ball joint puller or similar tool if you have access to one. These can be designed at home as well. You will want to create a fulcrum and give yourself some extra leverage. Use the longest wrench or pry bar that you have. Keep in mind being too rough with the components will damage the joints and grease boots. If you find yourself in a need for assistance, contact our service department to schedule an appointment.

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