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  1. rear trailing arm replacement

    2007-2011 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 3)
    Hello. my mom got a a 2007 honda crv , that needs new rear bushings since they all dried out. here what it comes down to Trailing arms - 300 per side (but this way i still have to buy bushings that are not on the control arm.) bushings - would be around 50 bucks per bushing and...
  2. 2009 CRV Rear trailing arm MOUNT FAILURE--SAFETY ISSUE

    Problems & Issues
    Anyone have the unibody mount area for the rear trailing arm rust out from the inside out---no visible problem until the unibody fails and the trailing arm is detached from body while driving at speed. My wife nearly had major accident due to this problem. This is the only area of of crv with...
  3. Snapped off the head on lower bolt for rear trailing arm ugh

    1996-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1)
    Thought it was be a simple process to remove the rear trailing arm and replace the bushings. Got all the bolts removed but one. Head snapped right off. Guess Ill be pulling the whole rear assembly and cutting and drilling out the remainder. i had to bend the small plate that was blocking...
  4. Trailing arm bushings and bolts help

    Maintenance and Service
    I'm currently replacing rear hubs and bearings. Got everything apart except I couldn't get the rear aligning cam bolt out of the bushing. It must be seized. I was going to cut it, but I can't find them online? Are they actually cam bolts? Or can I use a standard bolt? I took the nut off and...
  5. rear trailing arm bushing size

    1999-2001 Official Specs, Features, Etc. (Gen 1.5)
    Hello Everyone I just noticed that one of the rear trailing arm bushing is busted. I know these chassis share parts with Civic and Integras. Does any one knows the size of the rear trailing arm bushings? I am considering energy suspension for the RTAB tia
  6. Seized trailing arm bolt

    Maintenance and Service
    Hello All, In the process of the changing the rear struts on my 2007 CRV, and I've run into a problem. Went to remove the two trailing arm bolts on the right side to drop the arm. Got the front bolt out no problem, but the rear bolt seized after coming out about 1/2 an inch. Guessing the rusty...
  7. WANTED: trailing arm bushing tool

    Problems & Issues
    I need to replace both rear trailing arm bushings on my '99 LX Are there any members here from Honolulu, HI who own this tool and are willing to rent it out? Of course, I am prepared to pay a reasonable rental fee and to leave a refundable security deposit. I will be needing the tool for just...
  8. CRV 2003 Rear Trailing Arm bushings

    Problems & Issues
    Please refer to the picture below. My V has ~100K miles. I am doing rear suspension work and these bushings are accessible for replacement, if needed. I have few questions. Q1: I have already bought OEM part (ref in picture HAB-004). Should I replace them ? The old ones look okay to the...
  9. how to change Rear Trailing Control Arm Bushing in crv 2005

    Tires, Wheels and Suspensions
    i have a 2005 CRV, how can i be sure if these two rear trailing arms comes out, can they be changed and how? specially with the two round flanges which make it hard to get it out ... hope to get some help and photos :confused:
  10. 2003 CRV Trailing arm bushing

    Problems & Issues
    Can someone suggest after market part numbers ? I googled with no luck :-(.
  11. Rear Trailing arm bushes

    Maintenance and Service
    Hi Folks, My 99 CRV AWD just failed its 6 monthly check on the rear trailing arm bushes. My local part store can get me them but they want to know if I need 80mm or 85mm. After some forum searching I have found part number 52385-sr3-003 which I believe is 80mm. Can anyone confirm this? At...
  12. Want to rent. CRV trailing arm bushing remover.

    Tires, Wheels and Suspensions
    Is there anyone on the forum who rents out this tool. I need to change both bushings due to serious cracking. I live in NC Thanks
  13. trailing arm bushings 2006 crv

    Maintenance and Service
    Has anyone replaced these themselves? The outer bushings in front of the rear tire are beat out. Honda here in Nova Scotia says that the trailing arm is not serviceable and the arm needs to be replaced. Very costly. I don't believe this is correct as I have found some aftermarket bushings...
  14. Bad tire wear, caused by torn rear trailing arm bushings?

    Problems & Issues
    All, Lots of searching but I haven't seen an answer yet. Had my '99 CR-V EX up in the air a few days ago and found some pretty bad wear on the inside edge of both rear tires. For the most part the tread wear is even across the width of the tire but the inside edge is worn almost like a...
  15. Which Trailing Arm Bushing? 1st gen

    Maintenance and Service
    First post, but I've been lurking for a long time. Just had my oil changed at my local Honda dealer and the tech told me my trailing arm bushings needed replacing. I am sick of doing oil changes so I let the dealer do it when they have their special going. I crawled under when I got home and...
  16. Push-in Two-Piece Trailing Arm Bush

    Maintenance and Service
    Has anyone had any experience with the push-in 2-piece replacements for the trailing arm bushes...$T2eC16FHJF0E9nmFQUJ(BP6D85GqP!~~60_12.JPG I'm assuming you have to...
  17. rear trailing arm bushing replacement!

    Problems & Issues
    was just under my daughters 98 crv. had been making a rattling noise in the rear. i see the driver side rear trailing arm bushing is cracked. how difficult is this replacement and where is a good source for directions/help? thanks!
  18. Trailing Arm Bushing Question

    Maintenance and Service
    Hello, I'm new to this forum and have a question about trailing arm bushings. I've read a lot of other posts about the bushings but am looking for some advice. Less than a year ago a mechanic replaced both of my trailing arm bushing on my 2000 CR-V. I had not noticed any clunking or noise...
  19. Rear trailing arm bushes...

    Maintenance and Service
    ...Has anyone got any tips on fitting these bushes on my 99 CRV? Failed its MOT on them, so I've ordered a pair up but they look difficult to access without major work and even harder to push in to place without the tool (£200!!) Anyone done it and can give me any tips? I've had a search but...
  20. Please show me a picture of a 1Gen trailing arm

    Tires, Wheels and Suspensions
    Please show me a picture.