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2001 Chevy Venture: ball joints..3 bolts but the ones..van..oe

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I have a 2001 Chevy Venture, need to change the ball joints. the new joints have 3 bolts but the ones on the van seem to be riveted in, how do I remove the OE ones?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Ted G. replied 7 years ago.
You need to drill or chisel out the rivets and then bolt the new ones in. An air chisel will make short work of them.

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