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Old 04-05-2012, 06:52 PM   #1
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Hey Karl


i have 05 ford focus st. i think i have to replace my lower ball joints and talking to my parts guy(i was at Lincoln dealership) its apart of the control arm. by any chance to do u have an aftermarket part and price? i need both sides.


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Old 04-09-2012, 09:47 AM   #2
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You can purchase retro-fittable ball joints from the likes of Moog, where you drill out the OE rivets and put in the new ball joint with bolts/nuts. Alternatively, you can purchase an entire control arm with ball joint from Dorman for like $65.

Both would be best sourced from your local Advance/O'reillys.

The other option would be the Focus Central arms, they run $395.
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its alot easier to replace the whole control arm
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Ok thank u guys, Wasn't aware that Dorman sold them for $65 do I know I can get them cheaper, I can get ford oem for $120 each
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