Eos (1F7) V6-3.2L (BUB) (2008)
Ball Joint: Testing and Inspection
Ball Joint, Checking
Axial Play, Checking
Pull control arm firmly downward in - direction of arrow - and press back up again.
Radial Clearance, Checking
Press wheel firmly in and out at bottom in - direction of arrow -.
‹› There should not be any noticeable or visible play in either of the two checks.
‹› Observe lower ball joint while performing checks.
‹› Make allowance for any wheel bearing play or play in strut mounting at top.
‹› Check rubber boot for damage, replace lower ball joint, if necessary.