Grease Fittings

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Old 03-01-07, 08:10 AM
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Question Grease Fittings

Have A '98 Ford Explorer. Can Anyone Tell Me Where The Grease Fittings Are (if There Are Any)? I Feel That You Should Be Able To Grease Some Of The Moving Parts Underneath The Vehicle, But I Can't Seem To Locate The Fittings To Do So.
Any Help, As Usual, Is Greatly Appreciated.
 
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Old 03-01-07, 11:00 AM
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Unless there are some after market parts on it (ball joints/ujoints, etc.) there would be none.

Hope this helps,

Bob
 
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Old 03-01-07, 12:03 PM
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Red face grease fittings

I started reading some of the other posts( which i should have done first) and was surprised to see that there were no fittings as you said in your response,Bob. Thanks for the reply. Now I can stop looking!!
 
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Old 03-02-07, 07:40 AM
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My 87 Ranger doesn't have any either. The ball joints are rubber encapsulated. The rest of the stuff you used to find grease zerks on are all sealed. I guess they saved some money that way.

My u joints have held up OK (200,000), but the ball joints needed work at 100,000. I always thought - if you need to keep it, you need to grease it.

Later,

Bob
 
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