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Old 03-26-2014, 12:11 PM   #1
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Rear shock upper mount

I have tried to research and find a cost efficient way to relocate the rear upper shock mount because mine is destroyed. I do not have the money or resources to go outboard. I am just trying to find a way to mount my rear shock back up. Please someone help.
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Old 03-26-2014, 12:46 PM   #2
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It looks like one of the holes for the bolt is damaged or broken off. You can weld a steel plate over it and drill new hole for the screw or just get a bar pin eliminator for the rear shocks. They are like $35 for pair. Then go to muffler shop and have them weld it to the frame. Then remount the rear shocks. Overall it should only cost you approximate $50 to fix it.

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Old 03-26-2014, 01:02 PM   #3
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Yeah I already have the eliminator kit. I was thinking maybe they could just weld the kit to the frame, thank you for the reply. I'm just trying to see what options I have.
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Old 03-26-2014, 03:43 PM   #4
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Drill out the broken bolt then get 2 nuts, bolts, and washers and tighten it up.
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