ZX Subframe mounts

Yes, place your time and money saving tips here.Nothing illegal or dangerous please!Motoring related only please.

Moderator: RichardW

Forum Treasurer
Posts: 9489
Joined: 07 Aug 2002, 17:12
x 435

ZX Subframe mounts

Post by RichardW »

Info about changing them:

http://www.frenchcarforum.co.uk/forum/v ... hp?t=16606

And Jon's thread that I referenced:

http://www.frenchcarforum.co.uk/forum/v ... php?t=1699

When they are gone they give a deep clonking noise at the rear, and the back end squirm about all over the place. 10 years / 100k miles seems about the life. Worth jacking up first and checking that the play is not in the tailing arm bearing - if it is then you will need to renew the subframe - changing the bearings is a (-expletive removed-) not worth bothering with!