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Transverse link bushing is leaking


vikon
11-30-2002, 09:32 AM
Hey,
I had noticed that one of the bushings on the right transverse link is leaking on my '96 G20. Service manual suggests replacing the transverse link assembly as a whole, which kind of sucks because they aren't cheap. I was wondering what the consequences would be if I ignore the problem?
Also, I know that camber on that wheel is a little out of spec (by 0.3), and it's not adjustable. Would the damaged bushing cause the change in alignment?
Thanks a lot for your input!!!
Regards,
Viktor

petemc53555
12-19-2002, 04:54 PM
if you ignor it it will get louder and louder and then squeak all the time. Yes a damaged bushing may be to blame for the alignment being off. No other major probs with not attending to it.

vikon
12-19-2002, 08:28 PM
Hey,
Thanks for your reply...I had already replaced the control arm (got it used from a junk yard), and had the car realigned at a quality tire shop...The alignment is within factory specs, now.
Thanks again!
Viktor

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