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1999 Yukon Denali: upper and lower ball joints..5.7 L, 4x4, 4 door.

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How do I replace upper and lower ball joints in my 1999 Yukon Denali? It's a 5.7 L, 4x4, 4 door.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: GM
Expert:  Paul M ASE Master replied 6 years ago.

Hello and thank you for using Just Answer


if the upper ball join has never been changed you will need to drill out the rivets (I find it easiest to cut the rivets in half with a die grinder then use an air hammer to cut the heads off and punch them through)


click here for the upper ball joint procedure


click here for the lower ball joint procedure


let me know if you need more help



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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Your answer is helpful but I can't open the links on the PDF's can you send me those in html form? If so I will absolutely accept your answer. Thanks for your quick response!!

--Sean G.
Expert:  Paul M ASE Master replied 6 years ago.

you can use these links to have google open the PDF for you


click below upper


click below for lower



Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Hey, I have had some crazy things pop up in the last couple of weeks on top of my truck basically killing itself so can you possibly reopen those links and then, if they are helpful which im sure they will be, ill get you your money and hopefull use you for some other things I need help for.
Expert:  Paul M ASE Master replied 6 years ago.

I turned the links back on


sorry I thought you were already finished with them