How to Repair the 1997 Crown Vic Upper Ball Joint?

Answer Ford suggests that the upper ball joint and control arm be replaced as a unit. Parts are available to replace the upper ball joint without replacing the upper control arm at a fraction of the cost.... Read More »

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2002 Chevy Silverado Truck Repair: Upper Ball Joint Removal?

The ball joint on a 2002 Chevy Silverado serves several functions. One function, when operating properly, is to keep the tires flat on the ground as the rest of the suspension moves in relation to ... Read More »

Do It Yourself: 1997 S10 Truck Ball Joint Repair?

Replacing a ball joint on a 1997 S10 truck by oneself requires a special ball joint installer to press the ball joint into the lower control arm. It is a press fit, and even though it will come out... Read More »

Upper Ball Joint Removal?

Upper ball joints are important for your car's steering. Without them, your steering wheel movements wouldn't be able to move your wheels so smoothly. Keeping your upper ball joints in good shape i... Read More »

How to Rivet an Upper Ball Joint?

Ball joints are vital connectors between a vehicle's axle assembly and its steering linkage. Most automobiles have upper ball joints, with older vehicles having both upper and lower ball joints. Ju... Read More »