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Old 02-24-2012, 11:37 PM
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Install new ball joint and adjust to noted measurement.
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Using 27mm wrench, tighten lock nut.
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I replaced the rubber bushing in the upper wishbone with a lower a arm castor bushing. To disburse the grease, I inserted the bolt, placed it in a vise and moved the wishbone all around until the grease was dispersed.
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Insert upper wishbone into body. I placed the foam washer on the same side of the bushing as in the lower a arms. The side that has that green ring.
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