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 Do I need spring compressors to remove the front LCA?

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Detroit Steel



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PostSubject: Do I need spring compressors to remove the front LCA?   Tue Dec 01, 2009 9:39 pm

In preparation of saying goodbye to my 9C1, I am removing my tubular front LCA's and putting the old ones back on so it can be hauled away.
Do I need to compress the springs or will the arms just fall away?
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PostSubject: Re: Do I need spring compressors to remove the front LCA?   Tue Dec 01, 2009 10:49 pm

No, you don't. Just keep a jack under them and let it out SLOWLY and you can then remove the spring and control arm.

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PostSubject: Re: Do I need spring compressors to remove the front LCA?   Tue Dec 01, 2009 10:50 pm

awesome thats what I was hoping. thanks bill.
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