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Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by tacomakid96, Jul 27, 2010.

  1. Jul 27, 2010 at 4:09 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 [OP] Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    I think this is the ball joint and I just started to notice oil on my spring from it and I reached around and the rubber is split on the backside. Please help:eek:
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  2. Jul 27, 2010 at 4:17 PM
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    mortuusangelus

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    It's not good, that's certain. They're cheap enough to replace.. just not fun to do without the right tools or a lot of beer... or both.
     
  3. Jul 27, 2010 at 4:26 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    ball joint needs replaced. no big deal man....just rent a ball joint press and buy a new ball joint from rockauto.com. not too bad to change. honestly..look at the othwer side...if the boot is close to splitting...i'd replace it too.
     
  4. Jul 27, 2010 at 4:52 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 [OP] Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    Thanks guys that makes me feel better, Is there any kind of write up or something on how to do it because I certainly dont know how.
     
  5. Jul 28, 2010 at 3:47 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 [OP] Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    What brand would be best to use?
     
  6. Jul 28, 2010 at 3:54 PM
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    see how much oem ones are.........also, check rockauto.com. most times...they are cheaper there than anywhere else.
     
  7. Jul 28, 2010 at 4:41 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 [OP] Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    Cool, thanks for the help Will and Mike
     
  8. Jul 28, 2010 at 4:42 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    anytime man!
     
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