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Old 04-08-2019, 10:00 AM   #1
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Torsion Bar bushing replacment on a 2004 1500? Have a few questions.

Hi, I was just wondering how hard is it to replace the bushings,
Do you replace just the bushings or the whole bar?
Any links to suggested Parts?
How do you know when it is time to replace?
Any tips and help would be great. Thanks

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Old 04-08-2019, 04:28 PM   #2
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Torsion bars don’t generally have a bushing on them since it’s holding the weight of the truck up rubber would just fall apart. The control arm has bushings and they don’t get changed till they are bad. Am I missing something?
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I maybe mistaken, I thought the torsion Bar had a bushing on the one end. Ill have to take a look again.
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Old 04-10-2019, 07:10 AM   #4
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No bushings on the actual bar, it's all steel going into the control arm. Like Keith said the only rubber is around the control arms and you probably have to unload the bars anyways to get to them
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Okay I thought I remember where the bars go into the control arm there was bushings.
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