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Old 05-10-2013, 07:15 PM   #31
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I'm leaning more toward 3 150 lb females.
I'd go with 4 100 lb women instead if you have the choice....


What tire size are you running?

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Old 05-10-2013, 07:34 PM   #32
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I'd go with 4 100 lb women instead if you have the choice....

What tire size are you running?
33s for a bit longer.

Got the rear done today. Ran out of time. Will do the front this weekend.

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Old 05-11-2013, 04:07 PM   #33
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So anyone got any advice on the front shocks? These do not seem easy to remove.
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Old 05-11-2013, 04:54 PM   #34
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What problems are you having ?
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Old 05-11-2013, 06:09 PM   #35
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What problems are you having ?
Getting to the top nut on passenger side.
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It'll buff right out.



Wait........That was meant for kjeeper's thread.

Trim the plastic or........loosen the battery tray/TIPM to get more room.
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Old 05-11-2013, 06:57 PM   #37
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It'll buff right out.

Wait........That was meant for kjeeper's thread.

Trim the plastic or........loosen the battery tray/TIPM to get more room.
Will try. Have to drivers side in, but can't tighten the top bolt as the shock is spinning. What's the trick?
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Will try. Have to drivers side in, but can't tighten the top bolt as the shock is spinning. What's the trick?
Figured out the Allen head trick. DUR!

Now to the passenger side.
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Phew.... You saved yourself lol
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Phew.... You saved yourself lol
Passenger side is a biatch. Not sure if ill be able to pull this off.

Got the stock off and new on. Now I can get the dang nut on.
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You weren't around for my shock nightmare.

Rust totally sealed the nut too the shaft on my passenger shock. No room fore heat or a cutting tool.

We had to pretty much bend the shock up and get a saws-all at the lower shaft. Cut and then pull the remaining bolt/shaft through the top.
2 hours
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Old 05-12-2013, 12:15 AM   #43
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You weren't around for my shock nightmare.

Rust totally sealed the nut too the shaft on my passenger shock. No room fore heat or a cutting tool.

We had to pretty much bend the shock up and get a saws-all at the lower shaft. Cut and then pull the remaining bolt/shaft through the top.
2 hours
Sounds like Something a Yankee would do.

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