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ball joints

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by fernando_rios, Jun 29, 2000.

  1. fernando_rios

    fernando_rios Newbie

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    how do you replace/remove the lower ball joint
    on a 88 GMC 4x4 Jimmy?
    my lower ball joint is leaking and needs to be
    replaced.
     
  2. DMK

    DMK 1/2 ton status

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    Best to get an shop manual, haynes or chiltons. not too bad to do just labor intensive. I went ahead and did all four and axle u-joints too.
     
  3. Burt4x4

    Burt4x4 3/4 ton status

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    When I did mine I did all the tear down work then took to a shop and had them pres out the old and press in the new for 20bucks....

    Rock ON![​IMG] 72 K5 [​IMG] Led Zeppelin
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