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2000 ram 1500 5.9 4x4, left (drivers) side upper balljoint is toast. can i replace just this one or do both upper and lower? And should i do the right (pass.) side also? The other 3 are nice and tight, but my luck, these will go shortly after i change the bad one.
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Welcome to the site; I'd go all around if I had the time and could afford the parts, as you say it's best to do all at once. Anyway, it's time to .................... this back to the top! Drop by the Newbie Checkin and introduce yourself. Hope to see you around!
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2000 ram 1500 5.9 4x4, left (drivers) side upper balljoint is toast. can i replace just this one or do both upper and lower? And should i do the right (pass.) side also? The other 3 are nice and tight, but my luck, these will go shortly after i change the bad one.


ya answered your own Q !
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I know....kinda "goofy" of me huh.
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Your rite! went in and did em all. funny how you find tie rods sucked just as bad.
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