Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly
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Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly

Part No. 520-164 Warranty Details  

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Rigorously tested for sustained, secure performance by a team of product and quality engineers, Autocraft’s Control Arm & Ball Joint Assembly is designed for passenger safety. Our industry-leading evaluation process ensures a smooth ride, directional stability, and agile handling.

Product Features:
  • Ball joints and bushings included for a complete installation, saving time and labor (where applicable)
  • Direct replacement for a trouble-free installation
  • Steel, iron or aluminum construction ensures durability
  • Powder-coated or painted for long-lasting rust and corrosion resistance
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Ball Joint Attachment Type:Pressed
Ball Joint Included:Yes
Ball Joint Installed:Yes
Ball Joint Stud Type:Pinch Bolt
Bushing Material:Rubber
Bushings Included:Yes
Control Arm Material:Aluminum
Control Arm Type:Casting/Forged
Grease Fittings Included:No
Greased:Yes
Location:Front Lower

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DriveworksSuspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly
 
4.3

(based on 11 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (7)
  • Lightweight (7)
  • Durable (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Small cars (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (7), Mechanic (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (10)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

comparable to original part

This part looked like the original control arm I removed. The design and fit and finish appeared to be identical to the original part. I would recommend this part to others.

This part looked like the original control arm I removed. The design and fit and finish appeared to be identical to the original part. I would recommend this part to others.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

last only 10k miles

sorry to inform all who have installed these in the past but I've been replacing all the arms that i did previously and they are near catastrophic failure in less than 15k miles buy the...Read complete review

sorry to inform all who have installed these in the past but I've been replacing all the arms that i did previously and they are near catastrophic failure in less than 15k miles buy the moog part

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5.0

Fit perfectly

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By 

from Mahwah, NJ

About Me Casual Driver, Diy, Mechanic

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Perfect Fit

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Small Cars

    Comments about Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly:

    I shopped around for a little bit, found that the dealer wanted a little more than double the price for this part. Advanced Auto had it almost half price and then on top of it, when i ordered online, i got an extra 20% off my order. Fit my 2008 chevy malibu classic perfectly. Ordered it online and picked up next day, checked part at store and looked good. Went home and installed it right in my driveway. Took it out in 20 minutes and had the new one in in no time at all. Great product and no issues.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    1.0

    last only 10k miles

    By 

    from Rochester NY

    About Me Mechanic

    3 or more reviews submitted

    Pros

    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Small Cars

      Comments about Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly:

      sorry to inform all who have installed these in the past but I've been replacing all the arms that i did previously and they are near catastrophic failure in less than 15k miles buy the moog part

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      5.0

      Great suspension part

      By 

      from Warren, Michigan

      3 or more reviews submitted

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Use
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Small Cars

        Comments about Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly:

        Great suspension part, I installed this on a friends car and he hasent had any problems since and its now been 5 months.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        comparable to original part

        By 

        from Janesville, WI

        About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer
        3 or more reviews submitted

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Large Cars
          • Small Cars

          Comments about Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly:

          This part looked like the original control arm I removed. The design and fit and finish appeared to be identical to the original part. I would recommend this part to others.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          (9 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Solid Replacement - good value

          By 

          from McHenry, IL

          About Me Casual Driver, Mechanic

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          3 or more reviews submitted

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Perfect Fit

          Cons

          • None

          Best Uses

            Comments about Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly:

            Solid replacement part, no issues replacing it. Will recommend to others.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            (8 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Worked Perfectly

            By 

            from Tampa, FL

            About Me Casual Driver

            Verified Buyer
            Helpful Reviewer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Fit As Well As The Oem

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly:

                This installed easy and final out is that it worked just fine. Took about 40 minutes from start to finish...and that was with knowing very little about it.

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                • No

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                (5 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Solid Part

                By 

                from Pittsburgh, PA

                About Me Casual Driver

                Verified Buyer
                Helpful Reviewer

                Pros

                • Durable

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Small Cars

                  Comments about Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly:

                  Solid part for a good value. It DOES come with the bushings so no need to buy/order them separately.

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                  • No

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                  (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  check the bolts from the factory

                  By 

                  from michigan

                  About Me Casual Driver

                  Verified Buyer
                  Helpful Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                  • Bolt loose

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly:

                    the only bolt on the control arm that comes with it was loose. I noticed a noise the third day of driving( 200+ miles). It had worked its way almost out. Could have been a disaster on highway. CHECK THE BOLT FROM THE SUPPLIER. Other than that no problem, replaced the other side same part, bolt was tight.

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                    • No

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                    (11 of 18 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Relative Easy to install

                    By 

                    from West Palm Beach, Fl

                    About Me Casual Driver

                    Verified Buyer
                    Level 3

                    Pros

                    • Durable
                    • Easy To Use

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Small Cars

                      Comments about Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly:

                      Was surprise how easy it was to install

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

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                      (6 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Better than OEM

                      By 

                      from Winder, GA

                      Verified Buyer
                      3 or more reviews submitted

                      Pros

                      • Durable
                      • Easy To Use
                      • Lightweight

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Small Cars

                        Comments about Driveworks Suspension Control Arm and Ball Joint Assembly:

                        Perfect fit, and better than oem because it comes with a warranty, and oem wears out way too soon.

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                        • Casual Driver
                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

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                        • Q:

                          What is the warranty on this product?
                          Asked on 5/19/2011 by Anonymous

                          1 answer

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                            A:

                            This warranty is valid for the stated period of time printed on your Invoice and Order Confirmation email provided you were the original purchaser of the part and you still own the vehicle on which it was installed. This warranty cannot be transferred to anyone at any time. Parts installed on commercial use vehicles are warranted for 90 days from the date of purchase.

                            Answered on 5/19/2011 by DIY Daniel from AAP
                        • Q:

                          What is a typical labor charge for installing this part?
                          Asked on 8/15/2010 by andy

                          1 answer

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                            A:

                            Please provide vehicle info for further assistance. Depends on the vehicle maybe 1-1 1/2 labor around 30-60 an hour most shops

                            Answered on 8/15/2010 by michael from aap
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