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Old 05-19-2009, 03:45 PM   #1
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Coilover adjustment

how is everyone doing there adjustment on or off the truck how many turns does every one have and what size tires are you running i have 4 turns which is about 1/2 inch but was extremely hard to turn any more i bought a 30" x 1" black iron pipe as a cheater bar just have not had a chance to get back to it i am planning on putting at 12 more turns if not more to fit 33x12.50x17 baja claws
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Old 05-19-2009, 05:52 PM   #2
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wow dude, slowwwwww down.try using some of these(,) and these(.)now just spray them with pb blaster (the threads) and that will make them turn.and u want to adjust them with no weight on the shock.not sure what else your trying to ask?good luck.
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what is coil oe?
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good call 06blue.is he trying to adjust stock shocks??oh my.
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Old 05-19-2009, 07:43 PM   #7
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I used PB blaster on mine last week, to adjust them. worked great!
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Old 05-20-2009, 05:46 PM   #8
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spray it down with some lube and just keep cranking it until u have at least 2.5" of thread showing.
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Also it helps if you at least jack the truck off the ground.. You dont have to take the tires off but just take the weight off the coilovers.
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I highly reccommend this! Mine i would have to loosen the 2 top bolts then proceed to lower or raise the coilover.
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Also it helps if you at least jack the truck off the ground.. You dont have to take the tires off but just take the weight off the coilovers.
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