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Damaged grease fitting on upper control arm

I can pump grease through the fitting, but when I remove the grease gun tip, the grease spews out of the center of fitting. I would like to replace it, but I don't know if it is pressed in or has threads and is screwed in.

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  • foreveryo915 Oct 25, 2008

    No it doesn't, so I guess I'm stuck with replacing the whole ball joint.

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It should have flat sides so a wrench or socket will fit it. As long as it does, u can remove it.

Posted on Oct 25, 2008

  • Curt Downs Oct 25, 2008

    Some things are designed to make the manufacturers money, and this is one. Good luck!

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