Originally Posted by Juicedz
Yea, im positive both springs were perfectly seated in the strut plate seat. Im sorry but im not sure what a "pigtail" is? Are you refering to the last coil on top pointing outward? Can I just loosen the 3 strut mount bolts and retighten to 10 ft/lbs without having to replace all the bolts?
1st question yea, 2nd yea. I'd check the torque specs. Since you have then tighten down, I'd just leave them. This creaking is just going up & down curbs & kinda steep driveways? If so, I wouldn't sweat it. Drive it for a week or so, the springs have to take a set for a little bit.