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Newbie with a 1987 300 TD

Hi All:

I have a 1987 300 TD with 260k on it. The front end is in bad shape so I started looking around here for how to fix it. It is great to see all the articles. I will try to take some pix but I am replacing the tie rods, ball joints, control arm bushings, sway bar bushings, steering box seal, idler arm bushings, drag link, and front wheel bearings. I have never done any kind of work on any suspension but hopefully this will work out.


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