How To Replace/Upgrade Jeep Wrangler Ball Joint

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It is very common for the ball joints in a Jeep Wrangler to go bad, especially if it has a lift. To replace the ball joints you are going to want to spray penetrating lubricant on everything and let it sit before removal. Remove: Brake caliper and rotor Axle nut Hub/wheel bearing ABS sensor Tie rod Low ball joint nut Upper ball joint nut Remove steering knuckle with hammer Remove Ball joints with ball joint removal tool Apply grease to new ball joints and install them with ball joint tool Instead grease fittings if provided Add grease Reinstall everything you removed


Hammer Penetrating lubricant Balljoint tool Grease gun Various sockets Axle nut socket

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