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PLEASE HELP- track arm

Truck is in pieces in driveway. Can't get passenger side of track arm off.
Is there a trick ? I noticed the end of the BOLT THREADS HAS A 13 MM END, do I loosen this ? or do I hammer the bar off ?
My adjustable track bar is waiting patiently next to my truck, but I'm runnin out of daylight !

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ah ha, searched the site a little more and found you have to hammer the fokker off. Is this correct for a 2005 as well ? Why do people need a new ball joint after removal ? Frm beating the bag out of it ?
Man, no more trips to the dealer please !

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SCT by ID / AirDog 2 /
Evans NPG+ / Coolant Filter /
4" Straight Side Pipes / Intake / OilBypass /
CM WaterMeth Injection /HighIdle Mod / Gauges / AirLift / BossPowerVee
'77 HD FXE - fat n low
22' Boston Whaler Revenge 225HP 2 Stroke
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hammer on the track arm and dont hit the ball joint at the end. Eventually you will win. Mine took a while....

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I WON !
Added a little juice, and a little heat, banged the hell out of that sucka, and she finally came off.

Thank you guys for the info, this site rocks !

2005 F250 6.0 XCSRWLB/
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SCT by ID / AirDog 2 /
Evans NPG+ / Coolant Filter /
4" Straight Side Pipes / Intake / OilBypass /
CM WaterMeth Injection /HighIdle Mod / Gauges / AirLift / BossPowerVee
'77 HD FXE - fat n low
22' Boston Whaler Revenge 225HP 2 Stroke
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