Lower the steering column.
I've done it on a 1996 ram 1500 it's a pain and you have no choice but to replace both the upper and lower
You can't service the lower ball joints by themselves. You must replace the entire lower control arm.
you need to take apart the lower dash on the passenger side. This is not a fun job.
To replace ball joints on a 2004 2WD Ranger, lift the upper control arm of the spindle assembly and remove the nut holding the lower ball joint in place. Then lower the lower control arm to relieve the ball joints. Replace with new.Ê
To replace lower front ball joints in a 1996 Jimmy, raise the front of the car. Grease both ball joints and install the spindle. Next, place the spindle over the ball joints.
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 to replace lower ball joints on 1995 4 wheel drive Nissan truck
You can replace just the ball joints on the lower control arms , but the upper ball joints come with a new control arm
If you need to replace the lower ball joints, check your owners manual for instructions. The manual should show you the location and how to complete the repair.
It's on the lower right side of the block
Change lower ball joints on a 96 gmC 4 by 4