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Putting a 6" lift on this weekend, any suggestions for installing the alignment cams?

The instructions say to use a special puller 41550 to remove the sleeves and to hammer new ones in, what are yall using to remove the sleeves? Thank you for your time, I'm just trying to get all the ducks in a row prior to having it apart on the lift.
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Good look with it. I put mine on last week but i have springs haha.


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these are the sleeves the balljoints ride in btw I haven't really looked hard but am wondering if I can use a bolt a nut a washer and a socket to make a puller for it?
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I just changed mine used my air hammer with a blunt end chisel pops them right out then pop the new ones in tap them down with a socket then get the nut on and finish up!
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I just changed mine used my air hammer with a blunt end chisel pops them right out then pop the new ones in tap them down with a socket then get the nut on and finish up!
Chris

Thats how mine were done air hammer and they were out in like 2 minutes.
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I just used the air hammer on the top of the balljoint stud, the sleeve popped right out today. I only had issues with my brakelines, I think ford torqued the **** out of them and screwed the ends of the threads up.. Had to clean them up to put the extensions on.
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