Originally Posted by tuvok
You would need basic tools and a spring compressor
most auto stores will loan/rent out a spring compressor too. so if you are up to the task, it is something you can do in an afternoon (a second set of hands would help.)
ps, for future reference, try to post suspension questions here in the Wheels, Tires, Brakes & Suspension
. You will get better answers there vs here in the motor section.