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post #1 of (permalink) Old 06-18-2002, 02:12 PM
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85 Blazer Ball Joints

Can anyone give me some advice on removing the upper ball joint spanner nut from an 85 Blazer. I have the correct tool but it won't budge.
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try PB blaster or some penetrating oil maybe. Or air tools.... *evil laughter here*
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tried putting heat on it yet? when in doubt use a torch[img]images/icons/smile.gif[/img]
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post #4 of (permalink) Old 06-18-2002, 08:34 PM
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Re: 85 Blazer Ball Joints

an impact and a fire wrench should do the trick.
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Buy a bigger hammer....always works for me
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get a cheater bar on the wrench thats about oh 10 foot long and then use about 2.3 cans of WD40 on it [img]images/icons/wink.gif[/img]
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