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Old 05-27-2012, 11:30 AM   #1
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My ball joints keep going out

I've put the same driver side ball joint on 3 times it usually lasts a couple months and go out. I'm running moog greasable now and they are squeaking bad now. What am I doin wrong!
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Help! ball joint failure

my ball joint went out both upper and lower drivers side im currently in uruguay southamerica this tacoma is call the hilux here but they are diesel not gasoline are moog parts good and cheap??? -steven
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Old 05-28-2012, 08:13 AM   #3
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Lift?

Proper alignment?

What brand ubj?

Sure its not your uca/lca squeaking?

What's method of install?
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Old 05-28-2012, 08:19 AM   #4
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my ball joint went out both upper and lower drivers side im currently in uruguay southamerica this tacoma is call the hilux here but they are diesel not gasoline are moog parts good and cheap??? -steven
A lot of people run Moog because they make the joints greasable and haven't heard any bad things From them
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Lift?

Proper alignment?

What brand ubj?

Sure its not your uca/lca squeaking?

What's method of install?
X2 there's probably something affecting the ball joints and making them prematurely wear out
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