The trick to getting it out fairly easily is to break that rust bond loose. I start by soaking both ends of the pin with penetrating oil.
Then, after removing the retaining bolt, I use a drift and a hefty hammer to rotate the front flange on the pin to one side. An air hammer works well, too. Jan 16, KingPin Removal. Files the papers! The divorce is done!!!! The best part is the bushings took the ride as well!!! bushclear.buzze with a rose bud tip and a extra set of hands. Cost me a six pack. Love good neighbors!
This is fun isn't it, well some days, glad you got them out. I. Ford King Pin Bushing. At Advance Auto, we carry 4 different types of King Pin Bushing products for your Ford at competitive prices to fit your budget. Save on cost when you find your Ford replacement King Pin Bushing with us. Make sure to compare prices and take a look at the top user reviewed King Pin Bushing products that fit your Ford. Test drive Used Ford King Ranch Cars at home in Warrenton, VA. Search from Used Ford cars for sale, including a Ford Expedition EL XL, a Ford Explorer Limited, and a Ford F XLT ranging in price from 1, to, Mar 30, an old Sunnen rod hone can also be used to hone the pin bore in a piston, and that is the setup that is used to hone the king pin bushings in a spindle.
The hone is a long one, so it hones both bushings at once. I can see it taking up to an hour to set up. Oct 22, Re: Removing the brass bushings from the king pin assy «Reply #1 on: September 18,» Those brass alloy bushing are pressed into the steering spindle and are not that easy to remove. Mar 12, Gents, started to remove my king pin due to lubrication problems at grease nipple 99 (see attached picture). I tried to remove the Fulcrum Pin (77) but I was unable to remove it even with a lightweight hammer.
Is this expected? Is there a specific order of the parts to be removed? My idea is to. Step 1: Determine if the Vehicle Needs King Pins.
a. Step 2: Disassemble the Wheel End and King Pins. a. Step 3: Remove King Pin Bushings and Seals. a. Step 4: Inspect the Components. Step 5: Hone the Axle and Spindle Eyes. Step 6: Install seal and Qwik Kit Bushing. Step 7: Complete Qwik Kit Installation. Step 8: Add Grease. Dec 01, On Friday and Saturday, April, Virginia State Police will be dedicating additional patrol resources to Interstate 95 traffic safety enforcement. Motorists can expect to see an increased presence of troopers along Virginia’s entire miles of I, from the border of North Carolina to Maryland.