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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-09-2017, 05:59 PM Thread Starter
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Impala strut bushings

I havent been able to locate the bushing or mounting hardware for this body-strut mount for my 67 Impala.

Does anyone know where I can locate them online? Ive used the provided information but sites I frequent dont carry them.

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-09-2017, 06:07 PM
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The steel hard ware is usually reused, with the reproduction houses selling you either a softer more pliable and shorter lived rubber bushing, or a slightly harder nearly indestructible polyurethane plastic bushing in your choice of red or black plastic.

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-12-2017, 10:57 AM
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I may misunderstand the request you have there or the specific part, but I was interested because I happened to replace my strut bushings last year on my '66.

When I google "67 impala strut rod rubber bushing", I got what I expected which was several suppliers of the bushing that I think you meant.

This shortened link should show that..... LMGTFY

HOW A NOVICE REBUILDS A 66 IMPALA CONVERTIBLE:
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I may misunderstand the request you have there or the specific part, but I was interested because I happened to replace my strut bushings last year on my '66.

When I google "67 impala strut rod rubber bushing", I got what I expected which was several suppliers of the bushing that I think you meant.

This shortened link should show that..... LMGTFY
They are not the same thing. This is the strut to body mount NOT strut rod. Thank you though
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The steel hard ware is usually reused, with the reproduction houses selling you either a softer more pliable and shorter lived rubber bushing, or a slightly harder nearly indestructible polyurethane plastic bushing in your choice of red or black plastic.

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Unfortunately not in my case, the hardware were brittle, broke and need complete replacement. That is why Im searching for the hardware and the bushings.
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