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2000 Expedition Right Ball Joint

How do I replace the right ball joint?

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You have to get a ball joint seperator, remove the retaing pin, and then the nut, put the seperator between the ball joint and the mount, use a hammer and hit the end of the seperator with the hammer, this will pop it loose, then take a large crow bar and push down on the control arm, this will free it from the arm... use a drill with a 1/2" bit to drill the rivets out of the top of the ball joint....

the new ball joint with come with nuts and bolts to bolt the new one down....

slide the ball joint back into the arm, and put the nut on and tighten as much as you can, then replace the retaining pin.....

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