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Which Ball Joints?

Im gonna order a set of ball joints but dont know which to buy? Ive looked on ebay and there are alot of them for under 100 bucks shipped and more under 50 bucks shipped. Would these be ok or is there some brand I should get? Thanks in advance for any help.


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Moog greasable...Powerstrokeshop.com

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yea get the moogs, spend the extra money this is one item you dont wanna cut corners on.


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I own a suspension/alignment shop and I have to agree, moog is the best way to go, especially with the added strain of the lift/big tires/offset rims.

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i got the napa premium balljoints. they were $185 for all 4 fronts.

havent installed them yet, should this week. they look like they are real nice.
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I have the greasable moog joints and i would do them again if i had to. Not a thing you want to cut corners on.

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Dynatrac would be the best way to go, IMO.....but they aren't cheap.
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For a "normal" ball joint, Moog.
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So, every1 have good success with the kit offered on here?

Also, what is this picture of? And how do you get it back in???

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OK, so I am kind of starting from scratch here, my left front is in need of replacing. Are the moog's better than stock ford? Are the stock ford bad? The reason I ask is a buddy of mine is a ford mechanic and can get me a deal on factory stuff...
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Factory Ford is non-servicable(no grease fitting) whereas the Moog's have a grease fitting so can be lubricated.

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