How to Fix a Control Arm Mount for a Sealed Ball Joint in a Suzuki?

Answer Many Suzuki vehicles use a sealed ball joint unit and mount for the upper ball joints on the front suspension. This is a common practice by many automakers. The Suzuki mounts require that you remov... Read More »

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How do I Fix a Control Arm Sealed Ball Joint?

Upper and lower ball joints have the responsibility of supporting the front end frame weight, absorbing shock by pivoting on ball and socket connections. Factory or (sealed) ball joints are riveted... Read More »

How to Replace the Upper Control Arm & Ball Joint?

The upper control arm and ball joint are located under the front of the vehicle and are an integral part of the steering and suspension system. If these are loose or broken, they should be replaced... Read More »

How to Grease Sealed Ball Joints?

When performing routine maintenance such as an oil change on your vehicle, an important step is to also include greasing the ball joints at the same time. The ball joints on many types of newer veh... Read More »

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