Anti Roll Bar paste?

Discussion in 'Wheels, Tyres, Brakes & Suspension' started by stevep222, Jun 5, 2011.

  1. stevep222

    stevep222 New Member

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    WIS says I should lube my new anti roll bar bushes with "paste" (part number A0009890160). This costs around £40! What's up with silicone grease or spray?
     
  2. dingo

    dingo New Member

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    Personally , I have used swarfega (no bits ) or plain old washing up liquid for fitting rubbers / gaiters . does not affect rubber & simply washs off :)
     
  3. silver_star

    silver_star Hardcore MB Enthusiast

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    I would just give them a spray with PTFE.
     
  4. BlackC55

    BlackC55 Authorised Forum Sponsor Authorised Forum Sponsor

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    There is a specific MB paste that is sold in a bucket for workshop use only thats why it is 40 quid.
     

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