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if anyone is familiar with their rear skid frame, the front arm has bronze bushings and then a steel shaft pivots in the middle of the bronze bushings. Anyway mine were worn out and i decided to replace them so i pounded the old bushings out and pressed in the new ones and got new shafts and now they are so tight they don't fit inside each-other. If anyone has replaced these bushings and know how to do it let me know. Thanks so much.
Oh and here is a parts diagram to show what i am trying to talk about. I need #5(shaft) to slide into #2(bushing)
 

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Just did mine a couple days ago. You need a ø5/8" drill bit or reamer to open up the bushing for adequate clearance. When the OD shrinks from the press, the ID shrinks equally. I thought I burred over the ends, since I had to drive mine in. After measuring beyond the lip, it was obviuos smaller all the way thru the bushing. A buddy in our machine shop helped me with mine.

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Also some never seize or CRC silicone helps, very small amounts though.
 
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