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Thanks Rstone. My Email is away.
Just got off the Phone to my local Renault Dealer. They gave me good news and Some Bad.
The Bushes themselves have come down in Price to £46 + VAT, Complete Kit both sides. Instead of being priced separately.
I think this is a great price for the Genuine Bushes. The ones on
sell for £35 plus postage for non Renault.
However i enquired how much the labour charge would be to fit these Bushes. Lucky for me i was sat down.
£253.18 inclusive of VAT just to fit the Bushes. Needless to say i bid him Good day.
I watched a garage perform a rear axle bush replacement 8 months ago. I was going to have a go at replacing them myself.
Tell you what....it's a good job I didn't! I'd have got myself into a right mess!!!
As you probably know the rear axle has to be removed to get to the bushes. The garage them used a press to get the new ones in.
Hope all you guys get your problems sorted soon.
James in N(sh)ottingham.
Currently in jamesleicester's garage:
Laguna II 1.6 Expression 2001