5/5 drop c10 help

Discussion in 'Suspension, Steering & Brakes' started by 77c102door, Nov 13, 2017.

  1. 77c102door

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    I hit a snag on my install. damn lower ball joint is frozen onto the spindle. bfh did no good
     
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    time to break out the hot wrench.
     
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    Try putting a jack under the control arm to take some of the deflection out of the Suspension so that your blows are more productive. Try that before heating it.
     
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    Some more pix. going to start the flip kit next week

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    Looks good..
     
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    :waytogo:
     
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    Looks like every truck and hotrod in my high school parking lot at this stage!
     

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