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I need to replace the passenger side ball joint and cant afford to bring it to a shop, but none of my freinds can do it unless it happens to be a bolt in rather then press in. curious if you happen to know which it is? and how hard it might be to do?

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Look on You Tube, to see how it is done

Most likely you will have to rent or
borrow a ball joint press

Do both sides,not just one

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