GM Truck Club
THE PREMIER CHEVY TRUCK & SUV FORUM
Founded in 2004 ~ We're the #1 Chevy Truck & SUV Forum.
Silverado & Sierra | Tahoe & Yukon | Suburban & Yukon XL | SUV & CROSSOVER
Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1

    Default 07 z71 upper control arm bushions and balljoints

    Has anyone had any problems with upper control arm bushions and balljoints on a 2007 Silverado Z71? I have 55000 miles on mine and they are toasted! I'm running a 2'' leveling kit on front. Thanks for any input. deepsouth

  2. #2

    Default

    ive replaced them with less miles but not common

    now that they want everything in a sealed unit it will be more and more common. grease can only last so long before it disipates. great way for the parts people to make more revanue
    GM TECH

    05 silverado shortbed

  3. #3

    Default

    I have an 07 as well with under 60,000 KMS and had new ball joints put in last week. Warranty is a good thing.

  4. #4

    Default

    Thanks Mike for the reply. Once I get these replaced, I'll need to have a front end alignment done correct?

  5. #5
    Jr. Engineer Jacqson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    North Vancouver, BC
    Posts
    221

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by deepsouth View Post
    Thanks Mike for the reply. Once I get these replaced, I'll need to have a front end alignment done correct?
    If you replace them with polyurethane, they will be the last set of UCA bushings you will ever need, plus use Spicer UBJ's as well.
    2011 Chevy Silverado 3500HD, Dmax/Allison, Taupe Gray Metallic, Line-x over the Rail & Rockers, S&B Intake, Banks Monster Exhaust, Rigid Dually D2's, Cognito Leveling Kit, Cognito Steering Braces plus much more.

    "Suburban" There is no Substitute.:great:

    SOLD - My Loaded up 02 2500 Suburban.

Similar Threads

  1. Front left & right upper control arm silverado 99 00
    By Steve in forum Chevy Parts eBay
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 05-26-2010, 06:00 PM
  2. upper control arms
    By Burden33 in forum Lifted & Offroad Suspension
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 05-10-2010, 12:16 PM
  3. Leveling kit? Bad for Balljoints?
    By BlueBullet04 in forum Chevy Truck Accessories
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 06-17-2009, 09:41 AM
  4. 95 Burb - Upper Control arm bushing
    By jtwh20 in forum General Chevy & GM Tech Questions
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-13-2009, 09:52 AM
  5. upper control arm bushings [Expired Topic]
    By gmcjohnny in forum Chevy Suburban Forum (GMC Yukon XL)
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 01-19-2007, 10:40 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •