Originally Posted by gone postal
Hence the issue. I fully intend on using an impact wrench, and don't feel like buying the tool multiple times. Found a forged kit on eBay, I'll give that one a shot.
My Adap rental kit was missing the bigger cup I needed, but 2" ips black cap did the trick.. Yes it's improvising, but depending on the vehicle there is likely no kit in existence that will work perfectly every-time..
The key to these ball joint presses is lube and plenty of it on the threads.. A combo of anti seize and oil will prevent the threads from binding which is how these presses tend to bend and break..