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Old 08-24-2012, 01:35 PM   #1
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Currie anti rocks?

Has anyone had an issue getting the arm onto the splines I had to use a crow bar to get the thing on and beat it with a hammer

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Old 08-24-2012, 01:42 PM   #2
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I had a bit of trouble on one side. I used a piece of 1/4 in plywood and a big hammer. Other than that it was an easy install.

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Old 08-24-2012, 01:48 PM   #3
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Ya one side slid on the other took me an hour I hit it so hard it knocked the spline flush with the arm and the other side the spline sticks out a little is that a problem?
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Old 08-24-2012, 01:52 PM   #4
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I would think you are fine as long as you got the safety bolt tightened down on the ends of the bar.
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Old 08-24-2012, 01:55 PM   #5
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Ya the safety bolt at the end has the washer kinda bent in since it was taking so much to get it on I didn't get in on all the way since it was knocking out the other side but it's on there tight ill try and even it out
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Old 08-24-2012, 01:58 PM   #6
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I have no clue why that side is such a pain to go on
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:15 PM   #7
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:36 PM   #8
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Ya it's just when I hit it that hard it knocks it to the other side how could I stop that
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:39 PM   #9
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Almost sounds like the holes in the bushing are too large; it took a good bit of effort to get the bar through the holes, so when beating the arms onto the splines the torsion bar didn't move for me. Is yours not like this?

To answer your question, I'd beat the arm on a bit, and then go back and beat the other side to even up the bar. Rinse and repeat.
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:49 PM   #10
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Ya the torsion bar is tight but I mean I am beating the living crap out of it haha
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:50 PM   #11
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The arm needs a crow bar to spread it to get it on the splines
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:50 PM   #12
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Then maybe you're doing something wrong. I press it on with my hand to where you can feel the splines engaging properly, and then tap it on with a BFH. I really had no issues with this, and can't remember having to hit it that hard.

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The arm needs a crow bar to spread it to get it on the splines
Never had that issue myself.
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:54 PM   #13
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It's only one arm the bolt on the arm is out too the other arm just slid on perfectly
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You shouldn't have to do anything more than tap on it. Are you sure the bar splines are registering properly with the female splines in the arm?
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:58 PM   #15
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Yes iv checked that maybe the arm was made a lil funny
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Old 08-24-2012, 09:38 PM   #16
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only issue I had was getting the far end of the bar to go through the nylon bearing on the other side of the frame holes ... greased it up wiggled it around until I felt it hit the center hole socket, then drove it in. Once the arm was centered on the bushings lever arms weren't any trouble at all

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