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Steering Arm?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by BlaznRebel, Nov 30, 2002.

  1. BlaznRebel

    BlaznRebel 1/2 ton status

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    How do i get it off it has a tapered lock kinda thing in it and i don't know how to get them out. There are 3 of them any seggestions? /forums/images/graemlins/1zhelp.gif
     
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    very big hammer and beat the crap out of it until it comes off, that is what I did with my stock steering arm to get it off, wasn't really that hard.
     
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    i been doing that and got one out but figured there might be an easier way thnx Muddy /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    I've heard of some people heating it up, or even spray the crap out of the studs with something like WD-40 or PB Blaster to help.
     
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    for me they actually had to twist a 1/2 turn
     
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    Thnx for the help fellas i massaged it for awhile with a mall and she gave in. Appreciate the help. Now all i gotta do is figure out how to get all of my right hand steering back hehe
     
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    Mine took a lot of PB and a 12 lb Sledge...
     

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