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Old 12-08-2003, 10:42 PM   #1
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Question What are the best polyurethane suspension bushings?

I need a whole new set for my car...my bushings squeak with my new suspension ...need a poly set to get rid of that crap....any ideas ?
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Old 12-09-2003, 01:57 AM   #2
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Old 12-09-2003, 08:52 PM   #3
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Old 12-09-2003, 09:07 PM   #4
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ALL urethane bushing kits will squeek.
i woudl recomend a Group N bushing kit from STi. its a hardened rubber instead of urethane. no sqeek

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ALL urethane bushing kits will squeek.
i woudl recomend a Group N bushing kit from STi. its a hardened rubber instead of urethane. no sqeek

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Poly works in some applications, but replacing all your suspension bushings w/ them will increase your chances of squeaking tenfold.

The STi Group N is a better choice, firmer (higher durometer), less deflection w/o the squeak. Most are relatively easy to replace, some are a little more challenging.

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if you still wanna go with poly www.energysuspension.com has a complete kit. you gonna get WAY more nvh with poly though.
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if you still wanna go with poly www.energysuspension.com has a complete kit. you gonna get WAY more nvh with poly though.
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if you still wanna go with poly www.energysuspension.com has a complete kit. you gonna get WAY more nvh with poly though.
whats nvh

edit: also, can i just buy the set of bushings in the SPT catalog from any dealership?...a lot cheaper than Group N but its the same "hard ruber" compound and they titled it the "STI Suspension Bushing"...

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i need a new set of busings too. i was told either go to the dealer and get an oem replacement or upgrade to urethane.
any help would be much appreciated!
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NVH: Noise vehicle harshness
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