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Brass Rear Spring Bushings.. Who's got 'em?

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Jonnyhotrod, Jun 22, 2007.

  1. Jonnyhotrod
    Joined: Jul 27, 2003
    Posts: 430


    After I wrapped up my rear end and disassembled the car, I noticed that the reddish colored shackle bushings were cracked and had chunks missing out of them. The spring is a Posies SuperGlide "A" hooked up to '36 bolt-on perch mounts. A couple of weeks ago I saw someone online was offering brass bushings to replace these nylon bushings. If anyone has a contact or knows of were I could find some quality bushings whether they be brass of not without having to buy the assembly, I'd appreciate it. Thanks.

  2. Andy
    Joined: Nov 17, 2002
    Posts: 4,803


    Just go to a bearing supply store. I have replaced the plastic ones for oil lite brass ones. I at one time made springs and I installed brass bushings in all of them. I used 1/2 ID X 3/4 OD X 1 long They had a flange so they were the same size as the plastic ones just longer. I cut them down as required.

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