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06-23-2016 12:33 PM
PolicyPeddler Where can I buy the lower a arm ball joint?
Is the manual down load in the earlier post valid, i down loaded it, when i went to open it, it wants to do a EXE install something which does not seem valid.
thank you
Richard
02-01-2010 08:24 PM
raptor pr
a arms

hey i need the a arms if he dont want em let me know
11-04-2009 08:06 PM
throttle thank youguy for all your help i will check the c clip thing see how it works out not i got more prbolblems my clutch lever is pulled but bike is still in gear tighten clutch cable but no disengagement
11-02-2009 03:15 PM
rippinraptoR
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Originally Posted by throttle View Post
my roght side upper an lower ball joint is bad, cant figure out how ot get them out with beating them out, i thoguh about heating them out but wanted to know if there is an easier way, better to buy oem a-arms or replace ball joints
if at all possible you should always refrain from heating any parts/components on your rappy.. odd are if they require that ammount of heat to remove them/free them up than the ammount of heat your going to have to apply is going to be enough to drasticly reduce the strenght of the surrounding metal ( in this case you A-arm which is something you really dont want to be weak) this applies for any metal parts/components..
11-02-2009 12:55 PM
QuadManiac Only the lower is replacable, as described in the manual - again page 4-53.
11-02-2009 08:33 AM
03Raptor
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The upper ball joint is welded to the a arm how are you going to press it out.
You dont. Once the upper a-arm ball joints are shot, you throw the whole arm out.
11-02-2009 07:26 AM
03LimitedEditionRaptor The upper ball joint is welded to the a arm how are you going to press it out.
11-01-2009 07:14 PM
Deusen13 pretty sure wiyh out looking at my owners manual u can just press them in and out like car ball joints.
11-01-2009 04:09 PM
QuadManiac Page 4-53 of the service manual for the lower. Have you downloaded it yet? https://www.raptorforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=6
11-01-2009 04:08 PM
03Raptor If you want ill go in the garage and check if i have them parts. I just replaced my a-arms with LSR a-arms so i have no use for these.
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