Complete Suspension Diagnosis and Rebuild

Vehicle: 1968 Mercury Montego
Time/Difficulty: Medium
Parts Needed:
  • Control Arms
  • Control Arm Shafts
  • Ball Joints
  • Coil Spring Saddles
  • Front and Rear Shocks
  • Strut Rod Bushings
Tools Needed:
  • General Hand Tools
  • Coil Spring Compressor
  • Impact Wrench
  • Torque Wrench
  • Pry Bars
  • Hammer
By Burds Garage
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It's almost springtime at Burd's Garage! That means that it's almost time to cruising in our 1968 Mercury Montego project car again! Before we can do that though, we have to address some major issues with it's suspension. In this episode 9, we diagnose and repair both the front and rear suspension systems, including the springs, shocks, ball joints, and upper and lower control arms.

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