1996 Dodge Ram changing upper ball joints

Tiny
MO19619
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  • 1996 DODGE RAM
  • V8
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 196,000 MILES
How do you change upper ball joints?
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Thursday, June 4th, 2009 AT 6:45 PM

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Tiny
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Raise vehicle, and position safety stands under frame. Remove wheel.
Remove shock absorber and coil spring.
Remove brake caliper retainer and brake caliper. Support caliper aside.
Disconnect ball joint.
Remove pivot bolts and control arm.
Support control arm in vise.
Using Ball Joint Wrench (C-3561 ), unscrew ball joint from control arm.


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