Originally Posted by Stockmonester
instead of loosen the lower control arm couldnt you just lift up the entire upper control arm assembly with the floor jack to get more clearence to take the shock assembly out?
That won't help, because the spring/shock assembly is held in place by the upper strut mount and the lower control arm. The only way to get the spring/shock out is to get the lower control arm to move down further. Like I said above, I didn't loosen the bolts in the lower control arm.
2006 Tacoma Double Cab Prerunner TRD Sport (Indigo Ink)
OME 885 Front, 1/2" Top Spacer, 5100 @ 0 setting, LR UCAs, 1 1/2" Wheeler AAL & 1 1/2" Block in back
17x9 Ballistic Jesters, 275/70/17 (32.2") Cooper Discoverer AT3, BORA 3/4" Spacers
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