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5100 install help!!!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by nwb3160, Apr 11, 2012.

  1. Apr 11, 2012 at 5:24 PM
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    nwb3160

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    I've spent 5 hours trying to remove the stock struts so I can install the new struts and I never could get it. if anyone is in the cartersville Georgia area that knows how to do this id just about kiss u
     
  2. Apr 11, 2012 at 5:26 PM
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    dad32509

    dad32509 Thinking of something clever

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    haha! Its a bitch. Remove the sway bar. Itll make it easier. We had a bitch getting mine out.
     
  3. Apr 11, 2012 at 5:34 PM
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    IDtrucks

    IDtrucks Just out for a rip are ya bud?

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    what part are you exactly stuck on? how far have you gotten?
     
  4. Apr 11, 2012 at 5:38 PM
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  5. Apr 11, 2012 at 5:39 PM
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    Take some pics.
     
  6. Apr 11, 2012 at 5:44 PM
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    trdNick

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    loosen the LCA bolts and swing the LCA down out of the way and retighten after new coilovers are back in
     
  7. Apr 11, 2012 at 5:44 PM
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    I took off the tree screws on top, the nitto
    shock screw, as I was pulling the shock out, it got jammed and wouldn't budge no matter if it was jacked up or down, I'm honestly sick of screwing with it and would rather help somebody do it or pay them I dont matter to me
     
  8. Apr 11, 2012 at 5:53 PM
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  9. Apr 11, 2012 at 6:02 PM
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    I was literally studying this video while I was trying to figure out how to get the strut out
     
  10. Apr 11, 2012 at 6:05 PM
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    DO THIS!


    it just falls out...
     
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