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Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint

Part No. DW-K6292 Warranty Details  

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Driveworks chassis parts help to eliminate front-end vibration, shimmy and unsafe handling. Driveworks chassis parts meet OE specifications, help ensure improved steering response and reduce tire wear.

Product Features:
  • Forged housing provides exceptional strength and durability
  • Oxidation film on the surface of the metal protects against corrosion
  • Phosphated ball stud provides a smooth, durable and wear-resistant surface to extend service life
  • Premium Polychloroprene rubber boots are fitted with grease relief valves to prevent contamination
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Arm & Joint:No
Ball Joint Only:Yes
Bolt Quantity:7
Castle Nut:Yes
Dust Seal:Yes
Location:Front Upper Ball Joint
Material:45#Steel:54=H 40Cr:29=H Others:17=H
Replaceable Grease:Yes
Stem Thread Size:M14*1.5
Stem With Cotter Pin Hole:Yes

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DriveworksSuspension Ball Joint
 
3.9

(based on 11 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

82%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (7)
  • Durable (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Trucks (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Mechanic (4), Auto enthusiast (3), Casual driver (3), Truck enthusiast (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

great product would buy again!!!

wow where do I begin , was very much needed this product . Th e ones I have on there before beyond were out this new one product is great hope it last . It ...Read complete review

wow where do I begin , was very much needed this product . Th e ones I have on there before beyond were out this new one product is great hope it last . It takes a while to take off old ball joints but very much worse it always make sure you get no I meant was all said and done com you do need a special tool to take the ball joints off make sure you have all told available before you go into this project attention out the ball joints I recommend it everyone to check out the ball joints in the vehicle is your tire can fall off

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Fit okay, supplied bolts stripped.

Comes with a set of long and short bolts. The shorter of the supplied bolts stripped out. I only hand-tighten using skill of the craft, and have never had this happen before. I'll...Read complete review

Comes with a set of long and short bolts. The shorter of the supplied bolts stripped out. I only hand-tighten using skill of the craft, and have never had this happen before. I'll buy replacement nuts and bolts - because I don't trust the longer bolts now - but I'm not happy about it.

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5.0

great product would buy again!!!

By 

from Temple,Tx

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • hard to install

    Best Uses

      Comments about Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint:

      wow where do I begin , was very much needed this product . Th e ones I have on there before beyond were out this new one product is great hope it last . It takes a while to take off old ball joints but very much worse it always make sure you get no I meant was all said and done com you do need a special tool to take the ball joints off make sure you have all told available before you go into this project attention out the ball joints I recommend it everyone to check out the ball joints in the vehicle is your tire can fall off

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      4.0

      advance is the place

      By 

      from NOrthern Va

      About Me Auto Enthusiast, Mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Trucks

        Comments about Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint:

        price was great and with a lifetime warrenty

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

         
        2.0

        cheap

        By 

        from Fort Collins, colo

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        Pros

        • Cheap
        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint:

            the bolts stripped with about 20 lbs torque had to replace with good bolts. Hope the ball joint quality is better then the bolts supplied

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            • No

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            (4 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            part fit and well made

            By 

            from gordon ga.

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            Level 3

            Comments about Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint:

            part fit price was great this was for the truck that i use to pull trailer and need dependable the shipping was also a great price

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            • No

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            (4 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Exact match

            By 

            from Pasadena MD

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            Level 3

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy To Use

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Trucks

              Comments about Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint:

              The ball joint was an exact match and came with all of the necessary hardware for an easy installation.

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              • No

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              (7 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Good Product

              By 

              from Jonesborough Tennessee

              About Me Mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer
              Level 2

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy To Use

              Cons

              • None

              Best Uses

              • Trucks

              Comments about Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint:

              its just a great product to use

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              (4 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              i would buy this again

              Pros

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Trucks

                  Comments about Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint:

                  easy to install

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                  • No

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                  (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  I would buy this product again.

                  By 

                  from Exeter, ME

                  About Me Casual Driver

                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 1

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • I found installation easy

                  Cons

                  • Na

                  Best Uses

                  • Trucks

                  Comments about Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint:

                  Affordable

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  (6 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  Fit okay, supplied bolts stripped.

                  By 

                  from Hinsdale, NH

                  About Me Casual Driver, Mechanic

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                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 3

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use

                  Cons

                  • Flimsy
                  • Shorter bolts stripped

                  Best Uses

                  • Trucks

                  Comments about Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint:

                  Comes with a set of long and short bolts. The shorter of the supplied bolts stripped out. I only hand-tighten using skill of the craft, and have never had this happen before. I'll buy replacement nuts and bolts - because I don't trust the longer bolts now - but I'm not happy about it.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  (5 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  great product, good quality

                  By 

                  from belleville, il

                  Verified Buyer
                  Helpful Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Durable

                  Cons

                  • Hard to remove factory

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint:

                    great quality

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                    4 Questions | 4 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      Just installed. Are they pre greased? I dont want to have to buy a $20 gun and grease. thanks
                      Asked on 6/28/2013 by penn

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        Yes, the Driveworks Suspension Ball Joint - Part No. DW-K6292 comes pre-greased. However it also comes with a greaseable socket design which allows new lubricant to flush contaminants from the assembly, reducing corrosion and wear. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                        Answered on 6/28/2013 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
                    • Q:

                      dose this fit any 97 tahoe
                      Asked on 11/15/2010 by Anonymous

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        Yes.

                        Answered on 11/18/2010 by Mike the Auto Parts Master from AAP
                    • Q:

                      Does this ball joint come with new screws/nuts for installation? If it does, why is it not shown?
                      Asked on 7/23/2010 by JRoyce from Keene, NH

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        No it does not.

                        Answered on 8/4/2010 by Mike from AAP
                    • Q:

                      is it heavy duty?
                      Asked on 4/22/2010 by Anonymous

                      1 answer

                      • VERIFIED BUYER

                        A:

                        all depends on the application I'm sure but mine was no bulkier than stock but it is greaseable which is a huge benefit for all the auto-conniseurs

                        Answered on 6/25/2010 by vetteviper from MA
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