Our Favorite Online Repair Manual...Mitchell1

Ford Edge Ball Joint Replacement


 

ball joint, ford edge, control armSometimes it is the correct way to repair a ball joint by replacing the entire control arm. A previous repair to this Ford Edge that came in for an alignment failed by using a lower quality ball joint replacement. This particular control arm had issues with the ball joint socket stretching when the joint is replaced. This particular vehicle had the ball joints pop out of the control arm while driving. I know NAPA doesn’t even offer the ball joint separate from the entire control arm.

ball joint, ford edge, control armball joint, ford edge, control arm

disc brake, squeal, dust, pads
Mechanic’s Corner is brought to you by Denny Aungst of Jeck’s Service Center in Pine Grove, PA. Jeck’s Service Center is a multi-faceted family run business specializing in automotive, light truck and school bus repair. Denny is an ASE Master Certified Auto Technician and enjoys sharing tips on his website and Facebook page make sure to follow along on Facebook and if you are in his area, consider Jeck’s for your next service.




Before you click out! While I know a lot about cars, I don't know a lot about YOUR CAR! A repair manual is essential and I have a way for you to get one FREE.

Click Here To Read More
(Link opens in a new window)






Learn more with our Autoshop101 courses.


Posted: 16th January 2017  |  Author: Kevin Schappell  |  Category: Mechanics Corner

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

About This Blog

AutoEducation.com has been around since 1999 educating you on how cars work.

Solid advice, a little bit of fun, and even answers to your specific questions keep customers coming back. We want to help make owning a car as easy as possible for you and your family. Americans love their cars, and we are here to help you get the most out of that experience! The blog is an agile way we can respond to visitors and answer questions or post the news of the day.

Want to take your education to the next level?

Sometimes you have to get "hands-on" and there is no better place than a trade school. If you are looking for a new career, or simply just want to learn to do repairs on your own car, we can help.

We have a directory of all the trade schools, vo-tech schools and automotive colleges in the USA. Get the best education for your need, at night or full-time.

Click Here to Find an Automotive School...

Ask a Question

First Name:

eMail Address:

Your Question: