answersLogoWhite

0

  • Ford Expedition
  • Ford Explorer Sport
  • Ford Explorer XLS
  • Ford Explorer XLT

How do you change the lower ball joints on a 1999 Ford Explorer XLT?

User Avatar

Wiki User

βˆ™ 2009-07-21 20:34:13

Best Answer
Copy

The upper ball joints must be replaced with the upper control arms but the lower ball joints can be replaced seperately. NOTE: THE BEST WAY TO GET THEM OUT IS TO KNOCK THEM OUT WITH A 3LB MINI SLEDGE HAMMER FROM AUTOZONE.

According to my Haynes repair manual it states that 1995 and newer models upper and lower balljoints are not removable or serviceable. If a balljoint is damaged or worn, replace the control arm.

2009-07-21 20:34:13
This answer is:
πŸ€“
🀯
πŸ€”
User Avatar

Your Answer

Loading...

Related Questions

How do you change fuel pump for 1999 Ford Explorer?

how do you change a fuel pump on a 1999 ford explorer


What is the alignment specifications allowable play of the lower ball joints on a 1999 dodge durango 4wd?

"0" play in lower ball joints


How do you replace ball joints on a 1999 ford expedition?

which ones? upper or lower?


when is it recommended to change the timing belt on a 1999 explorer?

The 1999 Ford Explorer has a cam chain not a belt. No maintenance is required.


Where do you put the jack to change a flat tire on a 1999 Ford Explorer?

On a 1999 Ford Explorer ( using the factory jack ) Front tire ( there are " hooks " on the front of the lower control arms ) Rear tire ( under the axle tube , below the leaf spring )


Where is the starter located on a 1999 Ford Explorer?

Lower rear end of engine


How many ball joints on a 1999 mercury sable?

Two ball joints - one on each side.Until the advent of McPherson struts, there used to be upper and lower ball joints. The struts eliminate the uppers, so now there is only the lower.Note: ball joints on a 1996-1999 Taurus/Sable are a real bear of a job!See "Related Questions" below for more


Why does your 1999 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer make noises while turning the steering wheel?

sounds like your ball joints


How do you change coil pack wiring?

no 4 cylinder not firing 1999 for explorer vidsio


Do you have to press the ball joints in on a 1999 Ford Explorer?

My Haynes repair manual ( 1991 thru 2001 Ford Explorer ) shows on 1995 and newer that the balljoints on upper and lower control arms are not removable or serviceable . If a balljoint is damaged or worn , replace the control arm . ( my Chilton repair manual also shows the same information )


A squeaking noise from the front when turning and driving on a 1999 ford expedition?

ball joints upper and lower control arm


How many u joints on a 1999 Expedition?

There are 2 U joints on a 1999 Ford expedition. There is an U joints on each end of the driveshaft.


How do you change heater core on a 1999 ford?

Instualation of a heater core on a 1999 Ford Explorer V6, how do you install the heater core.


Can you change the motor from a 4-cylinder to a 8 cyl in your 99 explorer?

The smallest engine in a 1999 Ford Explorer is the 4.0 liter V6


Are there struts on a 1999 Ford Explorer Sport utility?

No , the 1999 Ford Explorer Sport and the 1999 Ford Explorer 4 door have shock absorbers front and rear


Procedure for replacing horn on 1999 Ford Explorer?

where is the horn located on a 1999 ford explorer?


What type of freon is in 1999 Ford Explorer?

freon for 1999 ford explorer =========================== r134a ( Helpfull )


1999 Chevy S10 front end squakes?

Typically the squeaks in the front end mean you need to replace the ball joints. I recommend doing both upper and lower ball joints at the same time.


How do you change you joints on 1999 Chevy z71?

I need an exploded veiw of a 98 z71 front end gear box


How can i tell if my 1999 explorer xlt has four wheel drive?

look for a botton on the rightside of the dashboard that says 4x4 or look under the front suspension and see if it has cv-joints.


How do you replace lower ball joints on 1999 Monte Carlo?

Remove the wheel. Remove the brakes and drum. Remove the tie rod. Pound the ball joint out with a hammer. Reverse the process to install the new ball joints.


How many quarts of oil in a 1999 Ford Explorer 4.0?

5 quarts with engine oil filter change


How do you change the front abs sensor on a 1999 ford explorer?

There is just a rear one I believe, on top of differential


Is there a access panel for a fuel pump in a 1999 ford explorer?

No , the fuel tank has to be dropped to change the fuel pump


Will the rear window of a 1992 explorer fit a 1999 explorer?

No.