How do you remove the tie rod end from the steering end link? on 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix

Step by step directions on removing the tie rod ends from the steering end link

by in Mesa, AZ on February 22, 2009
1 answer 2 comments
ANSWER by on February 22, 2009
You can find some instructions here: If you don't have a puller for the tie rod end, just hit the knuckle with a hammer and this will free it up. To prevent premature tire wear, you should have it aligned after the repair.
COMMENT by on December 29, 2010
hammer didnt free my inner tie rod??? its still on and messed up, and i dont have no way to get to auto zone to get a tool now.
COMMENT by on April 08, 2011
loosen the tie rod at the knuckle end of the tie rodbut dont take it all the way off until you loosen it from the steering knuckle use a two jaw puller to separate it thene to get alignment mark the threads on the tie rod end with some paint so you can get it close to where it was .thread the tie rod end into the inner tie rod and tighten to torque specs, take to get alignment

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