Replacing a Lower Control Arm Ball Joint. Learn how to replace a lower ball joint by pressing it out of the control arm and pressing the new one back in. To watch the longer, in depth version, click the link below.
Replace a ball joint (short, fast version): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9O_c...
Here is where to get the ball joint press: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002...
Torque Wrench I use: http://amzn.to/1N65Maz
Socket Set I use: http://amzn.to/1BlL0Tj
Ball Joints: http://amzn.to/2qEOOhc
How to check your ball joints to see if they are bad: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62bVn...
In-Depth Version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZztbA...
Upper Control Arm Replacement: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v7bOx...
How To Press a Ball Joint: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=37NgL...
How to Change a Wheel Bearing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BPs-Q...
Torque Specs are for my 2001 Mazda B3000
(each make and model will have different torque specs so check your service manual for proper torque specs.)
-Lower Ball Joint
83-113 ft-lbs and tighten to the next slot for the cotter pin (don't back the nut off)
-Upper Control Arm Ball Joint
-Caliper Bracket Bolts
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