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Old 09-13-2005, 04:11 PM   #51
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Great write up! will help lots when i get my front one, did rear today and then quit when i got to front and came and found this!

do you guys ever have problems getting the jack under the side of your car?
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yeah most floor jacks dont like to work without a little minipulation to get it where it needs to be. oh yeah one more thing. Those bolts on the sub frame are tight, haha, I mean really tight. Good idea not to get under the car for any reason when breaking them loose.Thanks for the positive feedback, I hope it goes well. I have more pics if you cant seem to figure something out.
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when taking bottom bolts out with impact do they zip off or are they THAT TIGHT? my gun is set to 120 ft/lb im hopeing it wont be that bad!

did it today... me and buddy got old one out and new one in in about a hour and 20 bolts all came off easy with gun... the worst part was getting to the bushing bolts

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Old 10-25-2005, 11:33 PM   #54
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Yeah the bolts around the bushings kinda suck on the driver side. But yeah 120psi, they come right out. I appologize I didnt respond. For some reason FF did not send me a email that you posted.
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Ok so most of this was easy to do, then i hit up the bolts facing down...i could not get them to budge and the space for a wrench was very minimal. Do you have any more detailed photos on how you weasled a wrench in that area?
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So I have an se sedan what size sway bar is up front on my car and what size did you switch to?
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I know I know, Bringing back a dead thread but this turned out to be exactly what I am looking for as far as pics and directions so I can replace my sway bar bushings. Great writeup man
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^^ same.. thank god it rained today or i would have gotten hurt :( nice write up!. gonna save my ass
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Will lowering the Subframe mess with the alignment?
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Yes it will, but not enough to have it alinged. All you can really do is change the toe on the focus anyways. Unless you have cam's put it. "camber kit?" Hitting a large pot hole can change you alignment numbers lol. If your wheel still sits straight as before, your ok:)
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