Causes of Lower Ball-Joint Failure?

Answer Ball joints connect a car's control arms to the wheels. They can swivel in any direction on the axis and rotate as the wheels are steered. Lower ball joints are extremely important because if a l... Read More »

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How to Remove a Del Sol Lower Ball Joint?

The ball joints on the front suspension of a Honda Del Sol are responsible for allowing the suspension to move up and down, and they also help the steering knuckle turn with the steering linkage. T... Read More »

How to Remove the C5 Lower Ball Joint Nut?

The lower ball joint nut on a Chevrolet Corvette C5 holds the knuckle to the lower control arm, and the ball joint allows the knuckle to turn with the wheels as well as cycle up and down with the s... Read More »

What Is a Lower Ball Joint?

A lower ball joint is a part in a car that connects the steering knuckle with the control arm. This spherical bearing allows the steering system and suspension to work at the same time.

How to Remove a Lower Ball Joint?

The lower ball joint is located in the outboard end of a car's lower control arm. It connects the lower control arm and the spindle with a moveable joint necessary for steering. When a ball joint i... Read More »