[20v] '91 Coupe Overhaul - Question #3

J.B. Hebert jhebert at wrxtra.com
Fri Jan 4 08:16:42 PST 2008


Depends on how crusty the old ones are.  If you're replacing them, 
you don't have to worry about damaging the old ones at least.  Unclip 
and remove and the caliper, unclip and remove up front, and install 
the new.  Pretty straight forward.

J.B.

At 11:08 AM 1/4/2008, you wrote:

>My parking cables need replacing as well, is it a big job to replace
>them?
>
>Gary E. Groebner
>Account Manager
>Travel Tags - Xtreme Graphics
>651-450-1201
>gegroebner at traveltags.com
>
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>To: George
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>Subject: Re: [20v] '91 Coupe Overhaul - Question #3
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>Thanks for the tip.  I ordered one from blauparts.com along with some
>new parking brake cables.  A little more than I wanted to spend, but
>at least I won't have to wait 2 weeks.  I didn't want to wait since I
>have that control arm off right now, so I thought it would be silly
>to reinstall it and then have to pull the ball joint again.
>
>Thanks again.
>
>J.B.
>
>At 02:08 AM 1/3/2008, you wrote:
>
> >Have you tried Blafernungen? http://www.blauparts.com/? the dealer
>would get
> >them for you for sure but it would cost you, anyway, I assume you gave
>them
> >a call. Is it that bad that you can't wait? I would give these guys a
>try,
> >http://www.eurocarparts.com/, with Fedex you could have the parts in 2
>or 3
> >days if they send priority international (it would help if you have a
> >corporate account or it can be pricey).
> >
> >George
> >
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> >From: "J.B. Hebert" <jhebert at wrxtra.com>
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> >Sent: Thursday, January 03, 2008 7:24 PM
> >Subject: [20v] '91 Coupe Overhaul - Question #3
> >
> >
> > > I am having a heck of a time trying to track down a passenger rear
> > > ball joint.  All the places I try either cannot get them or have to
> > > get them from Germany, Canada, etc. and it will take
> > > weeks.  Apparently there was a change to the part in '90 or
> > > '91.  Anyone have any ideas for a source for this part, or a
> > > definitive answer to when it was changed so I can try to get
>interchange
> >info?
> > >
> > > Thanks in advance.
> > >
> > > J.B.
> > >
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