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  1. jessman1128
    02-24-2016 03:25 PM - permalink
    Hello GregsKia, I was just reading through a thread that you helped with back in 2013 regarding replacing ball joints on a 2006 Sedona. You mentioned one of the difficulties with the job was getting the ball joint out of the spindle, and that adjusting it to the right angle was key to that task. I have a 2007 Hyundai Entourage (aka Kia Sedona with a different name) for which I'm trying to replace the front bushings on the lower control arms because the existing ones are torn. I tackled the job this last Saturday and was stopped dead in my tracks by the bolt holding the ball joint to the spindle. It sounds as if adjusting the angle might be the key to me getting that bolt out, and I was hoping you could share some more detail on how the angle should be adjusted. I got the nut off the bolt but couldn't budge the bolt, either with turning it or trying to hammer it out.
  2. mybrock
    07-13-2013 10:59 PM - permalink
    hello there greg im the one in Australia trying to get the head bolt tourques on the kia grand carnival here in Australia 3.8 litre with the timing chains not belts if you can help would really apriciate it due to kia in australalia not giving this information out cheers my email is if you can not help pls let me know so I can search else ware kind regards Anthony

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  • About GregsKia
    Manistee, Michigan, USA
    Driving, family, puzzles, history, some others.
    Vehicle(s) That You Own
    06 Sedona LX, 06 Sedona EX, 14 Forte EX, 11 Sportage EX, 11 Forte 5-door SX, 15 Sedona SX
    About Me
    I am a pretty dedicated Kia owner. I, and many people in my family own and drive Kias.
    Private Courier in West Michigan - I drive 5,000 miles per month.
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    Vehicles: 06 Sedona EX, 262k miles---06 Sedona LX, 280k miles---11 Forte 5-Door SX 2.4L, 6-spd Manual, 122k miles---14 Forte EX 2.0L, Prem+Tech, 108k miles---11 Sportage EX AWD 2.4L, Prem+Nav, 149k miles---15 Sedona SX, 48k miles


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