A floating bushing replacement

A floating bushing is a special example of a swingarm bushing. It differs in structure compared to a standard metal-rubber bushing both in appearance and mode of operation.  Floating bushings are also particularly vulnerable to damage when incorrectly pressed. The correct assembly of the bushing as well as the consequences of incorrect assembly are presented below:

Tuleja wahliwa (pływająca) prawidłowy montaż
1) Points of pressure
2) Outer bushing
3) Socket
Tuleja wahliwa (pływająca) nieprawidłowy montaż
1) Points of pressure
2) inner bushing
3) Deformation and backlash between elements
4) Damage of the element

Manual shown above is just a presentation showing how the repair procedure can be made. TEDGUM® company does not bear responsibility for any errors in the manual and incorrect interpretation of the manual. Repair should be proceded by skilled personel with the use of appriopriate tools and with keeping all the safety means. All rights reserved.

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