Jeep JK Wrangler Baller Joints™, HD Ball Joints, Full Set
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MetalCloak's Baller Joints™ HD Ball Joints for the Jeep JK Wrangler are the ONLY Ball Joints that are comprised of top level materials with ALL the best features contained in one package. This is the last ball joint you will ever need. Upper and Lower Load Bearing, Captured, Fully Sealed, Adjustable, In-Jeep rebuildable and Made in the USA.Features Include:
- Load Bearing Upper and Lower Joints
- S7 Hardened Steel Races
- Carburized Case Hardened 8620 Spindle & Ball
- Composite Bushing for Radial Loads (Side to Side Movement)
- Load Rated Composite Bushing at over 23,000lbs-each X2!
- Fully Sealed top and bottom O-ring AND Shaft Wiper Seals
- Recessed Zerk Fittings for Easy Service/Grease
- Adjustable Pre Load for Upper & Lower Joints
- In-JEEP Rebuildable Upper & Lower
- Gold Zinc, Clear Zinc & Anodized Red Finish
- Made in the USA
MetalCloak ball joints start with Carburized 8620 Spindle & Ball with Case Hardened surface strength that resists wear and provides a maximized bearing area to distribute force loads; the material gives superior ability to absorb energy without fracture over inferior materials.
Composite bearing sleeve slide over the spindle to handle shock loads and are the most resistant to deformation. Ball and spindle are both load bearing and utilize metal-on-metal strength captured with S7 Tool Steel Races that eliminate memory steer and are long lasting.
Both upper and lower joints are adjustable for preload tension, have recessed zerk fittings for servicing and are sealed with multiple Buna-N Rubber O-Rings along with wiper seals on the shafts to keep contaminants out and grease in.
Aluminum lock nut and Thread on Top Cap capture the joints so there is no possibility of pulling the joints out of the C.
Anodized Red aluminum with Silver and Gold Zinc steel plated components highlight the quality and craftmanship and are sure to let others know you appreciate American Made quality and top notch performance. Sealed, Captured, Adjustable, and On-Jeep rebuildable; the last ball joints you will ever need.
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Upper & Lower Upgraded Ball Joints
MetalCloak offers the ONLY Ball Joints that are comprised of top level materials with ALL the best features contained in one package; this is the last ball joint you will need. Upper and Lower Load Bearing, Captured, Fully Sealed, Adjustable, In-Jeep rebuildable and made in the USA.
Upper Ball Joint Upgrade
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Upper Ball Joint Diagram
Load Bearing Joints
Pre-load on upper Ball Joint diverts force-loads from the lower joint and shares the load between both pivot locations.
Thread Together Captured Design
Ball Joints press in from the bottom of the C then the Aluminum lock nut and Thread on Top Cap capture the joints so there is no possibility of pulling the joints out.
Shaft & Ball Benefits
MetalCloak ball joints start with Carburized 8620 Spindle & Ball with Case Hardened surface strength that resists wear with superior ability to absorb energy without fracture over inferior materials while providing a maximized bearing area to distribute force loads.
The Concave Bearing Races are high impact shock resistant machined and heat treated S-7 tool steel with maximum surface contact to spread force loads, this allows more pre-load relief while still resisting memory steer.
Lower Ball Joint Upgrade
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Lower Ball Joint Diagram
Ball Joint Wrench
The included wrench is specially designed and laser cut to precisely fits the lower ball joint and allows for ease of maintenance. The wrench is made of laser cut 3/16" hot rolled steel, the tool is finished in gold zinc for a classic premium look and long lasting MetalCloak quality.
Made in America
The MetalCloak Upper and Lower Ball Joints are made right here in the USA.
What's in the Kit?
- Upper Ball Joints
- Lower Ball Joints
- Ball Joint Wrench
|Compatibility||2007 - 2018 JK Wrangler|
|Upper Ball Joint Cap||6061 Aluminum Hex|
|Upper Ball Joint Spindle||AISI 8620 Steel|
|Upper Ball Joint Housing||AISI 1045 Steel|
|Lower Ball Joint Cup||AISI 1045 Steel|
|Lower Ball Joint Spindle||AISI 8620 Steel|
|Ball Joint Wrench||3/16" Hot Rolled Steel|
|Coating||Gold Zinc | Clear Zinc | Red Anodize|
|Time to Install||4 - 5 Hours|
|Installation Instructions||Click Here to see a full list of MetalCloak Installation Instructions.|