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episode 13: how to change your bushings

Ever wondered how to change your bushings and why you would want to? That's what you'll be finding out in this episode of the Enuff academy.

We'd like to say a big thank you to Butters Skate Shop for letting us film in their shop and Cam from Rubicon for his time and expertise.

how to change your bushings

what you'll need

  • Deck with trucks

  • New bushings

  • Skate tool

step 1

Using the skate tool, remove the nut on the trucks.

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step 2

 Remove all bushings, hanger and washers. We will be using the washers and hanger in the next steps.

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step 3

Take one of the new bushings (a larger one), place it in the large washer and insert them onto the truck.

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step 4

Place the hanger into the cup hole and insert onto the truck.

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step 5

Take another new bushing (a smaller one), place it in the smaller washer and place it on top.

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step 6

Place the nut from earlier back on and tighten. How much you tighten the nut will dictate how tight or loose your trucks are, this is up to you.

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step 7

Repeat for the other truck.

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step 8

...And you're done!

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