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  1. MikeG liked dirtrider73068's post in the thread Ball-joint question.

    I would do everything I can to do those lowers on the truck before having to remove the control arm, but thats just me, I don't want a...

    Mar 22, 2017 at 3:09 PM
  2. MikeG liked JTWard's post in the thread Who came first, you or your love of trucks ?.

    Yeah I hear ya Buddy, In 1969 I got out of senior high school, I had the summer, it was fall and I got my notice to show up as i was...

    Mar 22, 2017 at 3:04 PM
  3. MikeG replied to the thread Ball-joint question.

    Thanks again my friends!

    Mar 21, 2017 at 3:02 PM
  4. MikeG liked dirtrider73068's post in the thread Ball-joint question.

    If your doing both I can tell you from experience get a angle grinder with a cut off wheel to cut the rivet heads off then get a good...

    Mar 21, 2017 at 3:02 PM
  5. MikeG liked kbrown11's post in the thread Ball-joint question.

    Oh yeah, just spray it down with penetrating oil a few days before and you can rent the ball joint press from an auto parts store.

    Mar 21, 2017 at 3:01 PM
  6. MikeG replied to the thread Who came first, you or your love of trucks ?.

    With 3 Iraq tours under my belt I know exactly what you mean. Granted it is no where as bad as it was for you and your brothers, but...

    Mar 21, 2017 at 3:00 PM
  7. MikeG liked JTWard's post in the thread Who came first, you or your love of trucks ?.

    I thank you and your father, The federal Government & Dow chemical fought the influence or Vietnam vets like myself to a point where the...

    Mar 21, 2017 at 2:50 PM
  8. MikeG replied to the thread Ball-joint question.

    Thanks for the info guys! So will this be a task I can handle in my garage??

    Mar 20, 2017 at 3:28 PM
  9. MikeG replied to the thread Who came first, you or your love of trucks ?.

    I lost my Oldman in '92 to Pancreas Cancer due to Agent Orange exposure, he was 44. Greatest man I ever knew! I wish he was still here...

    Mar 20, 2017 at 3:27 PM
  10. MikeG liked scavanger's post in the thread Who came first, you or your love of trucks ?.

    My dad turned 93 in Feb. up to this point he has had his lic and drove some lives in assisted living. Mind as sharp as a wipe. Took him...

    Mar 20, 2017 at 3:22 PM
  11. MikeG liked gmctrucks's post in the thread Who came first, you or your love of trucks ?.

    JT sorry to hear about your folks yes I'm SUPER lucky to still have my dad. You know when I'm leaving from dad's house coming back...

    Mar 20, 2017 at 3:22 PM
  12. MikeG liked kbrown11's post in the thread Who came first, you or your love of trucks ?.

    Growing up we had no running water and we burned wood for heat in the winter. A truck to haul wood and water was a necessity. My dad had...

    Mar 20, 2017 at 3:20 PM
  13. MikeG liked scavanger's post in the thread Who came first, you or your love of trucks ?.

    ok,,, they were called pickups. I drove the 1948 3/4 ton Ford with a flathead V8 and 4 speed trans to school for awhile. Also drove a...

    Mar 20, 2017 at 3:18 PM