this job isn't to hard, the hardest part is removing the upper ball joint and the lower ball joint. The ball joint seperator forks work but they tend to bust open the rubber boot. I bought a ball joint seperator off JCwhitney.com that works without breaking the rubber pouch.
ball joint tool
You will have to remove the spring and the whole 9. i was able to do the complete job in 2 hours for one side.
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