Use to remove and install the front differential mount bushings in the rear sub-frame on 3 series (E36, E46) and Z4 (E85) & E83, EBMW Models: E31, E36, E46, E83, E85, E86 All returns on Baum Tools products have a 20% restock fee.
Baum Tools B Front Brand: Baum Tools. Apr 16, Once the differential out: 1) Remove the old bushing - I used the rtab tool and placed the puller part (that pulls the RTAB bushings on the outboard side of the bushing.
I then used the threated part to pull out the core of the old bushing (see first photo). Once that was pulled out, all that was left was to remove the outside metal collar of Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins. This trailing arm bushing tool is simple to use and is similar to theBMW version, but without the painful premium price. This tool allows you to press out the old bushings and install Powerflex premium polyurethane bushings with the arms on the car.
Fits all E36 and E46 3-Series. Must-have tool for any DIY/Shadetree BMW mechanic. Removal and installation of rear sub frame mounted differential bushings on E36, E46, E83 and E85/86 Z4's; Removal and installation of rear differential mounted bushings on E36, E46, E9X, E60/61, E63/64, E65/66, and E85/86 Z4's.
Section 2: Stock Bushing Removal Step 2 Step 3 1: Remove the sway bar from the subframe then unbolt the three differential bolts and carefully lower the differential so as not to damage it or overextend the rear axles. 2: Press the stock front position differential bushings out of the subframe as shown using the BMW tool or equivalent.