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How do you change your upper ball joints in your 1996 dodge 1500 truck do you really need the special tools do they screw in?


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2007-02-02 17:43:21
2007-02-02 17:43:21

I did mine on a Ram 2500 and I highly recommend that you have a press available, they dont screw in unfortunatly. To change uper ball joints; Remove tire Pull codder pin and remve nut Tap ball joint out of wheel/ brake assembly Remove upper control arm compleatly Use Press to push old ball joint out of controll arm. A torch may be nessisary to heat controll arm. Press new ball joint all the way into controll arm Reinstall every thing Get a professional front end alignment.


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