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Old 12-14-2003, 03:34   #1 (permalink)
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Fitting Suspension??

Gday,
Just got me some XR6 springs and shocks, and was wondering what the best way to put em in would be? How to jack it up, tools, etc.
I dont reaaly know much about suspension, so any info would be good

And how do u tell front from rear?

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Re: Fitting Suspension??

know anyone with a greggories or the likes manual?
they pretty much explain it all step by step.
a good collection of sockets, spring compressors are the main things needed :)
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piece of piss me and a mate did mine took us 3 hrs
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With all due respect, you should probably get the (physical) assistance of someone with some mechanical knowledge.

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Re: Fitting Suspension??

i didnt know ANYTHING about suspension before i changed my springs and shocks.I went and got myself a workshop manual and some physical help (incase the jack collapsed and the car crushed me ...) and did it all in a day ......

Its not hard , aslong as you have the basic tools above and a manual you will be fine....

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Old 12-14-2003, 18:32   #6 (permalink)
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Thanks
Might go grab a manual then, and spring compressors.
Doesnt look to hard... this coming from someone who took ages removing the oil filter :)

Oh, and does anyone know if EF/L springs fit into EB/D's?

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e-series springs , shocks all pretty much the same.
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Oh, and does anyone know if EF/L springs fit into EB/D's?

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