Every driver knows the basics of his or her car - wheels, engine, exhaust, suspension, and so on. But behind each of those basic areas are many more essential components. Bushings, for example, are small, often overlooked components that must be maintained to ensure optimal drivability of your vehicle. And if you think all bushings are created equal, think again.
All Bushings Aren't Created Equal
Sure, every vehicle comes equipped from the factory with a standard set of bushings, most commonly made from rubber. These OEM bushings are manufactured to conform to cost, material, or efficiency standards and aren’t necessarily the best for longevity or your ride quality.
Automotive parts companies, like Nolathane, recognized this at the onset and began manufacturing quality aftermarket upgrade bushings and other components to improve your vehicle’s stock feel and handling. Most widely known for their bushings, Nolathane has been operating out of Sydney, Australia since 1974 and also produces sway bar links, complete control arms, vehicle enhancements and more - so you can find ultimate control in your steering and handling.
Now let’s find out just why bushings are so important, and what that means to you.