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Old 08-07-2012, 09:26 AM   #10
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Originally Posted by BigDandthegirls View Post
Why didn't you just use a jack under the rear control arm to compress the new spring? Just wondering if a tool is really needed.
If you disconnect the rear shock and the outboard lower control arm bolt, the suspension arm will droop down and you'll be able to slide the spring right in.

Much easier than dealing with spring compressors for the rear.
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