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post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 08-28-2019, 04:47 PM Thread Starter
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Lower Control Arm Bushing. (Please Help :()

So I’m having a major issue getting the bolt out of the lower control arm bushing. I used a 24 volt cordless impact wrench with a 6 sided 21mm socket and spun the mounting hardware off the top. (No big deal, I can fix this issue)
The bolt though is now seized in the steal sleeve and moving otherwise freely in the frame. I’ve attempted to burn and cut out the bushing so I can get a pair of vice grips attached to the sleeve and remove the bolt that way. Still no luck.. I have used pb Blaster and a lithium version of Blaster, knocking at the sleeve and bolt with chisels and hammer, heating using a large and a small propane and butane torch. Still, no luck.
I’d really appreciate any advice on this topic. Also if anyone has the same problem let me know how you fixed it?
Thanks in advance, Coby and I appreciate it greatly!
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