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Greasable Bushings

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by MTBLAZER89, Aug 12, 2006.

  1. MTBLAZER89

    MTBLAZER89 3/4 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    wont take grease:confused: Anybody know what the problem could be? Simple tricks/tips.

    Thanks
     
  2. 1985_K5_Silverado

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    Change the zerk fitting, and try again. The one zerk you have could be frozen/clogged.
     
  3. MTBLAZER89

    MTBLAZER89 3/4 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    It's brand new
     
  4. RaisedK5

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    put a wrench on it and turn it 90 degrees, and try again, if not turn it another 90 degrees. sometimes the holes arn't lined up right and they wont take grease. turn it till it does.
     
  5. sandawgk5

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    Yep same thing raisedK5 said. ORD has it on there site to rotate the bolt as the holes in the bolt and sleeve might not line up and allow the grease to flow to the bushing.

    Ira
     

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