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Old 10-09-2011, 08:48 AM   #1
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Easier to do differential bushings before or after removing cradle

I am dropping rear cradle today for install of bmr pro bushings. Is it better to do the differential bushings while cradle is in or after i take it out. I dont want to have to drain fluid.
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Old 10-09-2011, 09:10 AM   #2
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its up to the tools that you have, and if you are working on a lift. for most people it is easier to pull everything out. for someone with the advanced tools to do the job it can stay in
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no lift. Car is equal height front to back on jack stands. I was just gonna drop the whole thing and then do the work. I will be using sawzaw for removal of all bushings.
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Three bolts + the cvs drops the diff. Even faster if you have aftermarket axles with bolt together stubs.
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Old 10-09-2011, 11:14 AM   #5
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ok so ill do the differential bushings while the subframe is out for the cradle bushings that should be easy as I also have to install toe rods.
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