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I have a 93 eclipse and the lower control arm was bent so I…

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Second opinion] Hello I have a 93 eclipse and the lower control arm was bent so I toke back 2 bolts off but can�t seem to get the ball joint freeJA: Are you fixing your Eclipse yourself? What have you tried so far?Customer: Yes myself I have tried a pickle fort hitting the side hitting top n pounding on control arm n tried using pb blastJA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?Customer: Nope
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Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 3 months ago
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Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 3 months ago

the only thing you can do if you do not have a torch is to beat it with a mini-sledge as hard as you can and it will break loose

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Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 3 months ago

hows it going?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I got the control arm off n it all back together however the alignment is very bad and when I turn the wheel to the left it’ll pull the wheel to the right when going over 20 and when I break it pulls to the right. I toke it to firestone to get a alignment n they said I needed a new wheel bearing but they wanted $400 to fix it.
Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 3 months ago

which side is the bearing bad?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
The front passenger ik they are just sold as the bearing would it be easier to just find a wheel knuckle at the junk yard?
Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 3 months ago

if youve never replaced a bearing or do not have a 20 ton press, then yes absolutely

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Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 3 months ago

should cost about 40.00 at the junkyard

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Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 3 months ago

hows it going?

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