Helpful Automotive Resources
November 26, 2019 How to Diagnose a Faulty Control ArmOn some cars, the bushings and joints are non-serviceable, meaning the entire control arm must be replaced when these items go bad. Other times, it’s just more efficient to replace the entire control arm instead of the individual joints and bushings, which are often press-fit and difficult to remove.
Front Control November 21, 2019 Common Control Arm SymptomsFor example, I recently had to replace the electric power steering rack in my car—a job that involves removing the subframe. I figured that, while I was at it, I would replace the control arms since their bushings were worn.