Gotta replace the front lower control arm bushings - Mercedes-Benz Forum

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-16-2010, 04:30 PM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Junior Member
 
sierra1194's Avatar
 
Date registered: Mar 2004
Vehicle: 1981 300D, 1967 VW BUG
Location: SoCal
Posts: 24
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Gotta replace the front lower control arm bushings

Any advice as to Karlyn, Febi-Bilstine, Lemforder?
I'm told that Febi is doing alot of importing or possibly manufacturing in China?
Need some advice here before I order.
sierra1194 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-18-2010, 01:16 AM
BenzWorld Junior Member
 
Date registered: Sep 2009
Vehicle: 72 280 se 4.5 and a bunch of other german cars
Location: Pgh, Pa
Posts: 33
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
for what it is worth, i have used all 3 companies in various cars of customers and my own w/o issue. Karlyn is not as recognizes as the other two--but just as good and usually a couple bucks more than febi but around same price as lemforder.
mtkst19 is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-18-2010, 05:02 PM
BenzWorld Veteran
 
Date registered: Jun 2004
Posts: 700
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
FYI FeBi = F.E .Bilstein .

Lemforder,Febi and Bilstein are all part of the same company.
Most of the products formerly made in Germany are now made in China. The quality of the product is the same ,but I wont go on about China....
mercmad6.3 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > Vintage Mercedes-Benz

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











  • Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
     
    Thread Tools
    Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
    Email this Page Email this Page
    Display Modes
    Linear Mode Linear Mode



    Similar Threads
    Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
    Replace lower control arm bushings superdjl W210 E-Class 17 01-23-2013 08:25 PM
    bushings of front lower control arm samosali W140 S-Class 8 07-12-2010 08:26 PM
    Front lower control arm bushings JimAB W201 190-Class 19 04-10-2008 08:40 AM
    Replace Lower Control Arm or Bushings? BudW W140 S-Class 13 06-08-2007 04:24 PM
    control arm bushings/lower front nrv121803 W124 E,CE,D,TD Class 1 06-17-2005 05:45 AM

    Posting Rules  
    You may post new threads
    You may post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is On
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are On
    Pingbacks are On
    Refbacks are On

     

    Title goes here

    close
    video goes here
    description goes here. Read Full Story
    For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome