What Is a Pickle Fork?

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A pickle fork is a tool which is regularly used in automobiles for breaking the tapers loose on the ball joints and also to fasten rod ends. It is properly called a 'Tie Rod Separator' or 'Ball Joint Separator', but it is sometimes called an olive fork.
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The long forks used to get pickles out of jars are simply called "pickle forks."
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Video Transcript. Mark has a shorter, fatter pickle fork and he's going to knock these ball joints loose, upper and lower. You saw the car come up there a little bit once the tension
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Ryland, A full tuneup including sparkplugs, cap, wires and rotor, with a fuel filter should bring the truck back to normal. Also, inflate the tires to maximum and bump the timing
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The pickle fork will have to be wide enough to slide around the tripod joint housing. Hold it at 45 degrees and give it a good solid whack. Hard enough whack to dislodge the C clip
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