A loose control arm, or a control arm with dried out, rotted, or loose bushings, may move enough to cause detectable noise from the suspension as you go over bumps in the road. Vehicle pulls to one side only when braking. Worn bushings or ball joints can allow control arm to shift when braking, causing the vehicle to pull to one side/5(8). Oct 06, It appears that a lot of us are having the same lower control arm/bushing issues at around 29, or close to the three years of ownership.
We living in Philadelphia PA and the roads, pot holes and overall road condition beat up our vehicles, nonetheless, I figured a Subaru would be able to last at least 5 years or more of bushing bushfall.buzzted Reading Time: 9 mins.
Dec 28, 2, Posts. #22 Aug 10, Red Suburu said: While researhing out of curiosity I found the Mevotech bushing available on ebay. Hmmm in the main ebay search page it says it fits outbacks and there are listings for outbacks. Suspension Control Arm Bushing Front Lower Rear fits Subaru Forester bushfall.buzzted Reading Time: 9 mins.
Jan 23, Up until Subaru used a pretty archaic suspension system, remaining relatively unchanged since in the Subaru Legacy.
In the front there is a strut, spring, and lower control arm fitted with a front position bushing, a lower ball joint, and a hydraulically activated rear bushing, which is prone to leaks after mileage and time/5. Tracking UPS - United States. UPS Freight Less-than-Truckload (“LTL”) transportation services are offered by TFI International Inc., its affiliates or divisions (including without limitation TForce Freight), which are not affiliated with United Parcel Service, Inc.
or any of its affiliates, subsidiaries or related entities (“UPS”). Nov 25, The two rear shocks after removal, (having about 52, miles on them), were laid side by side for comparison. Notice the drivers side is vertically challenged, having zero damping for approximately the first 4 inches of its compression travel.
The remaining stroke of the shock was best likened to that of a wet sponge.