1996 DODGE RAM CHANGING UPPER BALL JOINTS

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  • mo19619
  • 1996 Dodge Ram

Suspension problem
1996 Dodge Ram V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic 196000 miles

how do you change upper ball joints?

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Thursday, June 4th, 2009 AT 6:45 PM

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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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