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  1. Ripped lower ball joint boot - advice?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    So I am replacing the clutch in my 2012 3i Skyactive. Of course, I ripped the Lower Ball joint boot while separating the control arm from the steering knuckle. All the basic auto stores - PepBoys, AutoZone, etc. - will be happy to sell me a control arm, which I hope is overkill. I can't...
  2. Ball Joint or full control arm

    Suspension / Brakes
    Hey all! I have owned my mazda3 since it was a baby. It's a 2007 mazda3i with almost 140,000 miles on it. I have driven cross country, literally, and it's held its own. Recently I have been experiencing a "jumping" sensation when I go over bumps with some clunking sounds; no play happens in the...
  3. MS3 Ball joint question

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Suspension & Handling
    My question is, who sells a good replacement ball joint for a 2013 speed3? preferably grease able. I found a bunch for the first gen but i am unsure if these are the same for the second gen. Ive done some reading and most people are saying just replace the entire LCA but i have the...
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