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I need information on my daughters 1998 Ford Mustang on replacing ball joints.ie on part numbers and how to do the job. Maybe a front suspension illustration with nomenclature of the different parts and what they are called.

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1998 Ford Mustang 3.8L SFI 6cyl

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Lower Ball Joints

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Fig. 1: When inspecting the lower ball joints, make sure the checking surface protrudes outside the cover

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Fig. 2: Use a C-clamp and adapters to press the ball joint out of tI need information on my daughters 1998 Ford - 93a6054.jpgntrol arm

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Fig. 3: Use the C-clamp, cup and replacer tools to press the new ball joint into the lower control arm until it is fully seated in its bore

Hope help you with this, good luck (remember rated this help).

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