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Old 08 Nov 2004, 04:10 pm
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I'm going to have the ft suspension apart to replace the springs, struts and torn bushings.

Should I replace the ball joints at the same time?

My 2002 PT has 45K miles on it.

Anything else I should look at while I got it apart. The boots look good.

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Old 12 Nov 2004, 01:48 am
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with the weight of the car on the tires grasp the grease fitting on the ball joint. if it moves around with a small amount of force the ball joint will need to be replaced. i got mine at the dealer and replaced the torn boots also. the new ball joints are dry and need to be greased.
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