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impulse250 06-29-2013 11:01 AM

Changing ball joints
 
So I have never actually attempted to change ball joints or axel universals .... Was just curious if there are any threads out there with tricks to do it. I've heard it's a pain. But thought I could read up on it

4Jeepn 06-29-2013 11:04 AM

One of the better sites out there..

D30 Ball Joint Replacement - 1

impulse250 06-29-2013 11:07 AM

Thank ya thank ya!!!

jokerchief462 06-29-2013 11:49 AM

Plan some time for the job like a full day at least. When you get your parts ask about a ball joint press to rent most parts houses have them available. And then have some patience, but the good thing is there are times during the job you can vent a little with a BFH and hurt anything.

impulse250 06-29-2013 12:03 PM

Lol ya. Def be some of that going on. Ya I got plunty of time. My tranny is getting rebuilt right now. So I figure while its apart ill swap all that stuff

Mowrangler 06-29-2013 06:20 PM

FYI I find Googling what you want to do is a big help. There are a lot of videos on the internet that are invaluable.I have been working on cars for40+ years and I sttill find these things helpful.
Good Luck


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