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Sway Bar Question

My car is a DD and I never intend to track it. However now and then I get to have some fun on a winding road. I always felt the car had too much body roll so I had the Ford racing sway bar kit installed. It did exactly what I had hoped for and now I like the way the car handles much better.
My problem is that now (its gotten much worse over time) the rear suspension is really creaking and moaning. I would assume that the bushings are much harder than the stock bushings and Im wondering if my mechanic overlooked some sort of necessary lubrication during the installation. Any suggestions for a fix would be appreciated I embarrassed to drive over a speed bump in the parking lot.

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Look for grease fittings on the sway bar mounts and squirt some grease in them. If not, you can pull the bushings apart one at a time and grease them by hand. Have fun, polyurethane grease is super sticky.
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This stuff works great.

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