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    Question Waht do the "bushes" do within the car?

    Some of my front ones need to be replaced (as holden ahs said) i have noticed a clunk and a little rattle in the passeger front wheel, jsut wnat ing to know what they actually do?
    Thats all right, thats ok, I drive a commodore anyway!!!!

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    If you mean bushes in general. You use them when you join two bits of metal together when they will move. The thinking is that it is better to wear out a cheap bit of plastic that is designed to be replaced, rather than an expensive bit of metal that is a pig to fix.

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    could be talking about swaybar rubbers, stabalisedr bar rubbers, theres a bush at the top of the strut but when thats gone it makes a clicking noise when you turn the wheel
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