Revshift rear UCA bushings
Cadillac
 

Cadillac Forums | Help Us Help You | Advertise | Cadillac Parts | Cadillac News | Cadillac Classifieds / (Old System)

Cadillac Technical Archive | Cadillac Dealers | Cadillac Reviews | Cadillac Dealer Reviews | Cadillac Vendors

CadillacForums.com is the premier Cadillac Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 5 of 5
2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V Performance Mods Discussion, Revshift rear UCA bushings in Cadillac CTS-V Series Forum - 2004 - 2007; Has anyone started or already installed these? did you pull the UCA out and then remove the bushings? did you ...
  1. #1
    OneFast V is offline Cadillac Owners Enthusiast
    Automobile(s): 2005 Raven Black CTS-V
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    San Jose, CA
    Age
    27
    Posts
    955

    Revshift rear UCA bushings

    Has anyone started or already installed these? did you pull the UCA out and then remove the bushings? did you have to drop the cradle all the way down? the back bolts are not looking easy to access.

  2. Remove Advertisements
    CadillacForums.com
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    AAIIIC's Avatar
    AAIIIC is online now Moderator
    Automobile(s): '05 CTS-V
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Where the Navy takes me...
    Posts
    3,308

    Re: Revshift rear UCA bushings

    A couple years ago I picked up a set of the GMPP rear upper arms, which have stiffer rubber bushings. I'm a pretty competent mechanic, but I couldn't figure out how the hell to get all the bolts out, so I had Lindsay do it.

    Not that that piece of information helps you, just confirming that it is a big PITA to remove those arms.
    '05 Stealth Grey CTS-V, Hyper Silver Linea Corse Venetos w/Continental ExtremeContact DWs (summer), black Team Dynamics ProRace 1.2 wheels with 275/35-18 R-compounds (track), Hyperblack Rota Torques (winter), KW Variant3s, V2 front brakes, Hotchkis rear sway bar, EPS cam, TEA-ported 243 heads, FAST92 intake w/LS2 TB, JBA Camaro/G8 1-3/4" shorty headers w/JBA cat pipes, Corsa exhaust, UUC motor and tranny mounts, UUC shifter, MAPerformance trailing arms, Specter cradle bushings, etc...

  4. #3
    darkman's Avatar
    darkman is offline Cadillac Owners Master
    Automobile(s): 2005 CTS-V
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    Spring, Texas
    Posts
    6,787

    Re: Revshift rear UCA bushings

    Attached is the service manual procedure.

  5. #4
    OneFast V is offline Cadillac Owners Enthusiast
    Automobile(s): 2005 Raven Black CTS-V
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    San Jose, CA
    Age
    27
    Posts
    955

    Re: Revshift rear UCA bushings

    Thanks darkman. AAIIC yes this is looking to be a bitch but dropping the cradle may give me enough access to the rear bolt to undo it.

  6. #5
    Sweetwilliebrownjr is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): 06 cts-V
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    Brandon, ms
    Age
    33
    Posts
    60

    Re: Revshift rear UCA bushings

    I didn't have to remove the rotors or the shocks. I can see no need to remove the rotor at all. Removing the shock will definitely allow more clearance, but isn't necessary.

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Register Now

Please enter the name by which you would like to log-in and be known on this site.
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.

Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Bookmarks

Cadillac Posting Rules

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Read about Lincoln | Buick | Kia Forte Forum
Need products for your Cadillac? Check out your options at the links below:

custom floor mats | Cadillac Chrome and Black Chrome Wheels | window tinting