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post #1 of 13 Old 09-14-2010, 07:54 PM Thread Starter
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Grease Points

How many total grease points are there for the steering linkage and tie rod ends? I just want to make sure that I don't miss any.
Also: Would grease should I use, and what grease should I be advised to stay away from?

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post #2 of 13 Old 09-14-2010, 07:58 PM
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I think mine had 7 when it was stock, now it has 27+-...
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Any ideas on what the best grease is? Or if there is no best... What some good ones / bad ones are?
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If you search it there is whole write up about it. I just found it like a week ago..
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depending on your setup, my control arms have grease points. And I use Moly Grease. best stuff in my opinion

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I think mine had 7 when it was stock, now it has 27+-...
Maybe Im brainfarting.

Steering: one at the left wheel, one at the right wheel, one at the Y joint and one at the pitmann arm. 4.
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Seven.

Upper yoke-to-steering knuckle balljoints (On both sides) - 2
Lower yoke-to-steering knuckle balljoints (On both sides) - 2
Drag link to tie-rod joint - 1
Pitman arm to drag link joint (left) - 1
Frame to track bar joint (right) - 1

=7

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Upper yoke-to-steering knuckle balljoints (On both sides) - 2
Lower yoke-to-steering knuckle balljoints (On both sides) - 2
Drag link to tie-rod joint - 1
Pitman arm to drag link joint (left) - 1
Frame to track bar joint (right) - 1

=7
You forgot about the 2 TRE's on the knuckles...
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