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Removing and installing the lower ball joint from a 98 chevy S10 RWD liter.
One complete the control arm is ready to be reinstalled.
Using an air chisel to remove an upper ball joint and bushings from an upper control arm from an S This is to get the control arm ready for an Energy Susp. Designed for use with the new Ridetech StreetGrip Systems, The Bushing Removal Tool makes replacing OEM bushing a manageable task. No need to pay a shop to. Removing the Chevy S10RWD front suspension to install all new Energy Suspension polyurethane bushings, and upper and lower ball joints.
Jun 05, Joined Aug 20. 3, Posts. #3 Jun 5, a truck will test your patience especially on the passenger arm, I usually have good luck: using a ratcheting 18mm wrench with a flex head to remove the lock nuts.
they are tight all the way off and a ratchet wont fit except one. using a floor jack on the oil pan (piece of 2x4 between. Take your pick from the best ball joint installer and remover tools for cars and trucks, including tools crafted by trusted brands such as OTC, SPC, OEM and Great Neck.
Reinstall the wheel and lower the car off of the jack stands.
Make sure to choose a tool, tool set or adapters that are designed to remove or reinstall the ball joints on your vehicle. Save On Suspension Parts and Tools. Feb 17, Pull the steering knuckle free of the ball joint after removal. Fig. 1: Lower control arm mounting-2wd vehicles After separating the steering knuckle from the upper ball joint, be sure to support the steering knuckle/hub assembly to prevent damaging the brake hose.
Also, support the lower control arm and guide it out of the opening in the.