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Originally Posted by WebCode
The bushes can be replaced any where.. There are NO special tools required..
The Rear Axle has to be removed to gain access to the rear bushes..
The old bushes are then bashed out with a very very heavy hammer.. Then replaced in a similar fashion.. Be aware that the bushes are "sided" and must be put back orientated correctly..
The bushes can renewed without removing the subframe
if the garage has a special tool. The tool presses out the bush and can press the new one in. You can get different types of bushes, rubber and some other with tougher material.
The bushes can be bought at a wholesaler and they are in pairs.
I like my laguna but its unfotunate that all theor outlets seem to be on the expensive side. example front wipers
Valeo 20 quid each +vat. Euopean parts again valeo 7.95 quid each.
Currently in john brown's garage:
2003 Renault Laguna II 1.9dCi