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April 15, 2013, 4:55 am

Thomas N
 

Question: is it hard to replace the driverside front end tie rod.

I recently bought a 1967 Chevrolet Impala sport sedan and it needs the driverside front tie rod replaced.. is it one of those things that would be better if you did it yourself? or should i take it to a mechanic


April 19, 2013, 9:54 pm

Ron W
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It is fairly easy to do, but the car will need to be realigned afterward, so you might want to have a shop do it. Labor is probably less than an hour.

There are probably online sources with instruction guides on the internet. Google "free online repair guides" and you should be able to find some service information.

If you need a step by step procedure, you will have to buy a service manual for the vehicle.

Also check youtube as many people have posted videos of simple repairs


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