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P38A Ball joints

Discussion in 'Range Rover' started by pete12345, Aug 8, 2020.

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  1. tomcat59alan

    tomcat59alan Well-Known Member

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    Probably from the same manufacturer.
     
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    You should mark near your balljoints/look for previous Marks. Normally punch mark or something. As said I think 3 is limit
     
  3. pete12345

    pete12345 Well-Known Member

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    Tried everywhere to get original bottom ball joints all waiting for supply so ordered lemforder replacements hope there ok
     
  4. RangeRoller dt

    RangeRoller dt Well-Sprung Member

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    Spensive but Very good lemforder
    (Used to be anyway no telling these days?)
     
  5. Henry_b

    Henry_b SPARES OR REPAIR

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    Lemforder is ZF they tend to be good quality..
     
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    Grrrrrr Technician, Bodgit & Scarper Ltd

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    Should be and they usually have a guarantee.
     
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    Thought Lemforder were OEM ?
     
  8. pete12345

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    Thanks hopefully get bit of a guarantee then
     
  9. Mark Piercy

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    Febi is another good make or meyle is another up and coming make who also do hd versions of most suspension components.
     
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    Cheers mark rimmer bros called me today about the bottom ball joints said they can’t specify when they be in bloke was genuine enough so just ordered the tops and some shocks that should be in bye the end of the month
     
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    Finally got one side out ball joints more like ball ache 20 years of rust
     

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    Mark Piercy Well-Known Member

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    Have you got a press to put them back in @pete12345
     
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    pete12345 Well-Known Member

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    Yer the tool wammers said would do the job on an earlier post
     
  14. Mark Piercy

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    On your way sir, get it finished and back out there on the road :cool:
     
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    It will be off the rd for months I’m replacing most of the underneath of the car and only do bits at the wkends done the bushes new track rods steering damper shocks air bags air lines brake pipes callipers discs hubs cv joints height sensors when I get the right ones I ordered wrong ones it’s not my daily drive it’s a project as the missus keeps telling me I don’t have to work on it all day
     
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    Mark Piercy Well-Known Member

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    I go practically everywhere in mine,
    I do work at home so it's not much of an expense but we do go on holiday in it with all the camping gear. :cool:
     
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    I work away all week so I’ve I did use it drive 5 miles Monday then back Friday
     
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