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WTB Lightly used Upper Control Arms to fit 2008 4x4

Discussion in '2nd Gen Tacoma Parts Marketplace (2005-2015)' started by grivera, Dec 2, 2017.

  1. Dec 2, 2017 at 6:52 PM
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    grivera

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    My driver's side ball joint broke today and I've now learned they are a PITA to replace. Does anyone have a set for sale?
     
  2. Dec 2, 2017 at 7:01 PM
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    Would be easier to have a shop press in a new balljoint
     
  3. Dec 2, 2017 at 7:04 PM
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  4. Dec 2, 2017 at 7:09 PM
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    do you mean less expensive?
     
  5. Dec 2, 2017 at 7:24 PM
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    Depends if you can find a deal. I’ve done the ball joint before and yes it sucks lol
     
  6. Dec 3, 2017 at 7:16 AM
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    TacoTRD78

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    Are
    you looking for stock uppers?
     
  7. Dec 3, 2017 at 8:32 AM
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    Ah didn’t even realize you were looking for upper....those aren’t hard to replace
     
  8. Dec 4, 2017 at 5:07 AM
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    I've got a set sitting in my trash can off my 2005, but the trash guy comes today. I'm near you too in Silver Spring! I'd give them to you for free if you want to go grab them :D
     
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  9. Dec 4, 2017 at 9:15 AM
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    I'm in Calvert, and I have a stock set you can have
     
  10. Dec 4, 2017 at 11:41 AM
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    I have a stock set from my 2014 if they would fit. Can't seem to get rid of these things.
     
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  11. Dec 4, 2017 at 11:55 AM
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    Definitely interested- not sure if they fit either- can anyone advise?
     
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  12. Dec 4, 2017 at 11:55 AM
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    Interested - contact info?
     
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  13. Dec 4, 2017 at 11:56 AM
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    PM sent
     
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    They'll definitely fit

    Sorry man, trash truck has definitely come by now. They're long gone. I didn't think anyone would want 12 year old UCAs with 170k miles on them (though they were in pretty good condition)
     
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  15. Dec 4, 2017 at 12:02 PM
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    Here are pics.

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  16. Dec 4, 2017 at 12:03 PM
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    PM sent
     
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  17. Dec 4, 2017 at 12:55 PM
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    I've got an OEM set from my 03 4Runner that are just sitting in my garage as well. If you can't pick up the set from Dziner, you can come get mine. Or if you'd like you can pick up a new set of BJ's from Napa and we can press them in at my place with a vise.
     
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  18. Dec 5, 2017 at 3:24 PM
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    Corey (FIRE74) gave me a set today- Thanks Corey- it was great meeting you!! I hope to get them on this week. Nice rig btw!!

    Will
     
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  19. Dec 5, 2017 at 3:27 PM
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    No problem :thumbsup:
     
  20. Dec 6, 2017 at 9:09 AM
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    I'm now in the same boat. I am in need of both upper and right lower ball joints. Suggestions???

    Just how hard are they to replace?
     

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