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1997 Ford Taurus Question: How to replace the CV axle on passenger side.Do i need to lower A frame ball joi

 

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lola2000, Bedford, TX, October 19, 2012, 03:38
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Do i need to lower a frame and lower ball joint?

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    pushrod October 19, 2012, 04:17
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    YES YOU DO, THEN PRY IT DOWN AND SWING STEERING KNUCKLE OUT OF THE WAY TO REMOVE AXLE.
    GOOD TIME TO HAVE A LITTLE HELP PRYING AND PULLING!!

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12976 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper October 19, 2012, 06:35
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    yes but have some help cause it could take 3 hands to do this operation

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    ziptie12, October 19, 2012, 19:53
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    And remember to pop the inboard joint loose from transaxle first with prybar or some other tool (that I can't remember the name of).

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