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  1. scenic 1 inner anti rollbar bushes replacement

    Steering and Suspension
    is there anyone who could tell me the best way to replace the inner anti roll bar bushes.. ie does the car have to be on axle stands ?? also is it difficult to fit the new bushes any help would be great thankyou ive also measured the anti rollbar and got the correct bushes they are meyle brand...
  2. Brand recommendatio- laguna 2 rear axle bushes

    Steering and Suspension
    Having just had our 3rd advisory the garage is definitely trying to tell us something. Meyle and Febi Bilstein seem to be favourites on ebay- I take it I shouldn't bother with the cheapest. Any other recommendations? Our mileage is pretty low but I don't need to save the last couple of quid...
  3. Grand scenic 2 rear subframe bushes

    Steering and Suspension
    Hi to you all,iv not been on a while my car been off road a year (needing a clutch )deciding what to do with it,anyway decided to put it back on the road . Iv searched rear subframe bushes using the search and nothing comes up.so are they doable for a home mechanic and what does it envolve...
  4. Track control arm bushes - Clio 1.5 dCi

    Steering and Suspension
    Hi all, After splashing out on some nice new front tyres for a long trip it was found that one I bought a few months back and was planning to move to the back had bad wear on the inside. Upon checking the tracking it was way off and the bushes were found to be pretty much non-existent. They...
  5. Anti roll bar bushes Laguna II

    Steering and Suspension
    Hi! I have read a couple of posts about replacing Anti roll bar bushes, and they state subframe must be lowered. I have only done things like caliper, brakes and electrics and I don't know how to lower subframe or how to identify it. Is it really necessary? Is there a way of doing it without...
  6. rear shock absorber upper bushes

    Steering and Suspension
    just got the laguna 2 back from mot and the only advisories are CV gaiter and rear shock absorber upper bushes splitting. are these bushes available seperately? or would new shocks be the way to go? apart from that - another 12 months motoring.
  7. Can Worn Axle Bushes Affect Alignment?

    Steering and Suspension
    Hi, I have just bought a 2006 Renault Laguna 1.9 DCi Estate with 137000 miles. It has a good service history and has been well looked after. I notice the steering wheel was not centred and it pulled slightly to the left so I took it into my local garage for modern laser 4 wheel alignment. I...
  8. RX4 Rear Trailing Arm Bushes?

    Steering and Suspension
    Hi All Are the rear trailing arm bushes available separately? New arm is £300 plus apparently :crying2:
  9. laguna 2 rear suspension bushes lifespan ?

    Steering and Suspension
    I fitted a pair of these about 2 and a half years ago on my 2007 2.0 16v laguna and now I fear they have gone again because I am getting a horrible knock at the rear over certain roads . Iv'e had a look at them and they dont appear to look to bad other than the rubber perishing slightly . The...
  10. MkII Grand Scenic Front Subframe bushes

    Steering and Suspension
    Morning All, My GS needs the front subframe bushes replacing as starting to wear/perish but as per usual local dealer only supplies them with a brand new subframe at approx £300+vat for new one but mine is fine just these bushes need replacing. Anybody else had this issue?? And how did they...
  11. Laguna 2 rear axle bushes identifying o/s & n/s

    Steering and Suspension
    Hi to every one. I have waded my way through the main thread on the rear axle bushes but I could not find an answer to my question. I think that my 03 Laguna may have had the rear axle bushes replace incorrectly in that the o/s is on the n/s. Looking at the bushes on has an oval hole and the...
  12. Trafic Subframe Bushes

    Steering and Suspension
    2008 Trafic 2.0 Diesel 115 Ok todays problem. I recently had issue with sticky steering. Fixed with replacement universal joint. After that I noticed a bit of wander in the steering. Just found there is a lot of play in the subframe bushes. Now Dingbro et al are saying you need a whole new...
  13. Laguna Subframe bushes (again)

    Steering and Suspension
    Just wanted to reiterate and thank people for the sage advice given here regarding the infamous Laguna 2 rear sub frame bushes, use only the Lemforder parts or Renault parts (same thing, different box), Ebay specials are a waste of time as these are what had been fitted to my car and I don't...
  14. Quickie In the Bushes

    Jokes & funny stuff
    There are two statues in a park; one of a nude man and one of a nude woman. They had been facing each other across a pathway for a hundred years, when one day an angel comes down from the sky and, with a single gesture, brings the two to life. The angel tells them, 'As a reward for being...
  15. Slipped sub axle bushes

    Steering and Suspension
    HELP!!!! New sub axle bushes rear replaced at weekend now they have slipped up and move and make the axle rock so car sounds like I'm hitting a metal wall! I Had RAC OUT tonight they are unsure if this is a common problem, they said either axle holes have expanded or **** bushes any advice...
  16. Laguna 2 (2005) Anti-roll bar bushes

    Steering and Suspension
    Has anyone changed the Front Anti-roll (sway) bar bushes on a Laguna 2? I have seen a video on You Tube but it doesn't cover the same as mine (only 1 retaining bolt). I took a look at my ARB Bushes today, I can access the forward bolts for the clamps but not the rear ones. Does anyone know an...
  17. Rubber Bushes

    Steering and Suspension
    Hi I am really struggling here... I have dropped the subframe on my Scenic 1 (2003) so I could fit a new cat and the subframe bushes are absolutely knackered. Problem is I can't find anybody who supplies these front subframe bushes. Does anybody know where I could get my hands on a set of...
  18. laguna rear bushes with a nasty twist

    Steering and Suspension
    so i finally had to do the rear bushes on my laguna 2 estate i'll be honest i've been avoiding it like the plague but i had no option because its mot time on monday (well it was) firstly i read the haynes ....... not really that much help tbh then i searched here and found lots of help and...
  19. HELP! Gearbox linkage bushes question

    Engines
    Renault Grand Scenic 1.6 DCI Dynamique 2005 five speed petrol, 5 speed manual Hi all, I am currently in deep pooh, concerning two broken cable end fittings. I need to know if these are interchangeable with the 'squeeze and release' type........... I am having the pleasure of changing the...
  20. ARB bushes!

    Steering and Suspension
    Hi guys i noticed the other day that both of my droplinks need replacing and I will be doing the inner bushes at the same time because I'm guessing they will be long gone lol. Recently I have uprated some of my mounts to purple powerflex ones so my question is this... I can find the powerflex...
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