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Old 09-29-2009, 09:04 PM
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Had to quit due to frustration last nite. I guess I'll have to pop the lower ball joint out & take off the whole steering knuckle. I't isn't budging a lick right now. Tried heat, about a can of PB Blaster, even broke out the air chisel! Sigh.....
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Hey , been there done that ! Know exactly what your going through . When you get it apart , make sure you clean up the spindle real good and antiseize the hell out of the new one . Good luck . Tom
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pop the bolts back on and don't snug'em. leave 1/8". tap bolts lightly but be careful not to mal the heads. should start to slide out. smoke a stogy and take your time.
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This is an old post, but I've read where some people wedge a ratchet in between the hub bolts and the control arm, start the engine adn rotate the stearing wheel back and forth a little at a time on each bolt to evenly work it out. Anybody ever try that??
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