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Old 04-09-2013, 01:08 PM   #81
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Weird. I very much doubt it is different on the 2013 but from what I remember I was sure I wasn't able to remove the interior trim without removing that piece.
It ended up coming out by pushing and twisting
Brad has a '12 & I have a '13. There was no change. Undue the bottom control arm. Bottom shock bolt. Two bolts at top of shock in wheel well. Shock is out.
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Old 04-09-2013, 01:09 PM   #82
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Weird. I very much doubt it is different on the 2013 but from what I remember I was sure I wasn't able to remove the interior trim without removing that piece.
It ended up coming out by pushing and twisting
What interior trim piece are you talking about? When removing the rear shock there is absolutely no need to do anything with the interior.
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Old 04-09-2013, 01:13 PM   #83
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Yeah, I'm talking about the interior trim to get to the wheel well from the inside
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Old 04-09-2013, 01:21 PM   #84
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Yeah, I'm talking about the interior trim to get to the wheel well from the inside
Why, though? I don't understand. Why do you need to go from inside the car? You don't.
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How else do you unbolt the top bolt of the rear shock without removing the interior trim in the trunk?
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Old 04-09-2013, 01:48 PM   #86
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How else do you unbolt the top bolt of the rear shock without removing the interior trim in the trunk?
Like I already said. From inside the wheel well. There are two bolts.
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Like I already said. From inside the wheel well. There are two bolts.
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I crawled under my car for you. See the bolt? There are two of them. Unbolt them.
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Yeah one on top one on the bottom. The top one is accessed from the top of the rear shock tower from inside the trunk
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Wow that would of saved some headache. I unbolted it from the top.
I still don't really get how those two bolts look from the bottom of the car to hold the shock to the rear shock tower because the shock goes through the rear tower and is bolted from the inside
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