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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-20-2010, 05:46 AM Thread Starter
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Ball Joint Tool

Does anyone know where I can get a ball joint tool to press them in and out that is fairly inexpensive.

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-20-2010, 05:59 AM
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Any autoparts store should have them,or harbor freight tools

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-20-2010, 06:13 AM
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You should be able to rent one from a local autoparts store. Make sure its a good one, not some pos chinese junk. I've bent 3 made in china ones.

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-20-2010, 07:12 AM
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Renting one is usually best since you don't use it much

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-20-2010, 08:12 AM
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If you've got an Oreilly auto parts near you. the brand they carry as a rental works great, just make sure you rent the ball joint seperator as well if you don't have one.
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