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Re: [Mgs] Front End Re-Bushing (Late B)

To: "PaulHunt73" <>
Subject: Re: [Mgs] Front End Re-Bushing (Late B)
From: Barrie Robinson <>
Date: Sat, 09 Mar 2013 09:34:23 -0500
References: <> <004e01ce1cb8$65a315b0$30e94110$> <58D094A072204F66A505FB0B70A35B44@paul>
I used the V8 bushings from Moss because I did not like the 
murmurings that polywally things would be noisy.   This despite me 
soundproofing my GT V8 with a lot of stuff (my own developed 
soundproofing which is 1/4 the price of Dynamat and twice as 
effective).  They are fine after 5 or more years and no signs of 

It may be that those pollywally things are pushed by suppliers 
because the markup is so high.   You can make them yourself for 
pennies so in bulk they probably are less than a penny each but sold 
for relatively big wallops of cash.

At 01:54 PM 3/9/2013 +0000, PaulHunt73 wrote:
>Ditto, I've done 100k in the V8 and not changed them, and the car 
>has done over 200k.  If they were bad it would be an MOT failure.  I 
>replaced the A-arms on the roadster and use V8 bushes on that, they 
>are probably still just bedding-in after 15 years and 30k or so.
>Still, one man's, erm, rubber is possibly different to another's.
>----- Original Message -----
>>I have V8 bushings for 20 years in my GT and these last very well.
>Suggested annual donation  $12.75



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