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Old 09-07-2015, 07:15 AM   #1
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Boxster S 986 front anti roll bar/sway bar bushes replace

How easy is it to change the 2 front anti roll bar/sway bar bushes on the front of a 986 lying on your back with the car on axle stands.....is it just remove the 2 studs on either end and the bar falls enough to let you change out the bushes????

Also, any lubricants needed prior to fitting and where?

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Old 09-08-2015, 04:27 AM   #2
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It is not hard lying on your back.
There is more you move out of the way to change them
Have to remove the underside fairing and un-bolt and slide the bracket for the control are link.
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You do need a Torque wrench
You should think about doing the drop links at the same time
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Old 09-10-2015, 12:19 PM   #3
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what sort of symptoms were you having? I have a very loud clank/creak doing hard cornering 20+ mph. the end links were bad, so I replaced them, but still have the noise. wondering if it could be the bushings.

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