Specifications:

  • Brand New Control Arm & Ball Joint
  • Fits LH (Driver Side)
  • Direct replacement
  • Built to strict quality control standards

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser. Please keep your invoice for proof of this warranty.

  1. step : Removing the Wheel (0:20)
    • Loosen the lug nuts with a 19mm socket
    • Loosen the lug nuts with the vehicle on the ground
    • Raise the vehicle with a floor jack
    • Secure the vehicle on jack stands
    • Remove the lug nuts
    • Pull off the wheel
  2. step : Removing the Ball Joint (0:20)
    • Pull the knuckle toward you
    • Straighten the cotter pin
    • Remove the cotter pin from the castle nut
    • Loosen the nut with a 19mm wrench and dead blow mallet if needed
    • Remove the ball joint with a ball joint separator, ratchet, and socket
    • Remove the castle nut
    • Remove the ball joint from the lower control arm with a pry bar
  3. step : Installing the Ball Joint (5:18)
    • Clean the surface of the lower control arm
    • Insert the ball joint into the knuckle
    • Hand-tighten the castle nut
    • Maneuver the ball joint into the control arm
    • Tighten the bolts to the ball joint with a 17mm socket and ratchet
    • Torque the three lower nuts to 43 foot-pounds
    • Tighten the castle nut with a 22mm wrench
    • Insert the cotter pin
    • Bend the ends of the cotter pin
  4. step : Reattaching the Wheel (9:15)
    • Slide the wheel into place
    • Start the lug nuts by hand
    • Tighten the lug nuts preliminarily
    • Lower the vehicle to the ground
    • Tighten the lug nuts to 80 foot-pounds in a crossing or star pattern
    • Reattach the center cap
    • Tighten the lug nut covers with a 22mm socket

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Jack Stands
  • Floor Jack

  • Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Rust Penetrant
  • Paper Towels

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Needle nose pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Socket Extensions
  • Torque Wrench
  • Ratchet
  • 1/2 Inch Breaker Bar

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Pry Bar

  • Sockets - Metric

  • Complete Metric Socket Set

  • Wrenches - Metric

  • Complete Metric Wrench Set

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Vehicle Fit

  • 2006-2011 Honda Civic Front Lower Control Arm with Ball Joint Driver Side excluding SI Models

This part replaces:

  • Beck Arnley 101-5950
  • Dorman 520-565
  • Hollander 512-50123L
  • OE # 51360-SNA-A03
  • OE # 52130SNAA03, 52130SNAA02
  • Moog K500070
Part #: 1ASFK03317


How-to Video:

(09:52 min)