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5100 install

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by johnw, Feb 11, 2010.

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hours it took to install 5100's

Poll closed Mar 13, 2010.
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  2. 2-3

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  3. 3-4

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  6. 6-7

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  1. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:23 PM
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    johnw

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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    How long did it take you to install your 5100'son the front the FIRST time you did it?
    cousin wants to do this on a Sunday and wants to know how long it should take.
     
  2. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:40 PM
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    johnw

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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    i mean both of us know our way around vehicles and we have common sense. im pretty sure he has air tools but we do things the old way. And are you saying 2.5-4.0 hours just for the front?
     
  3. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:41 PM
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    depends how long it takes for the shop to swap the coils.
     
  4. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:53 PM
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    johnw

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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    doing that myself
     
  5. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:54 PM
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    johnw

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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    does anybody have instructions on this i got a bit on how to change the front coils and compressor how to but the install and taking it apart don know whats involved
     
  6. Feb 11, 2010 at 5:06 PM
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    johnw

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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    basically common sense?
     
  7. Feb 11, 2010 at 5:44 PM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    bump
     
  8. Feb 12, 2010 at 3:57 PM
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    bump
     
  9. Feb 13, 2010 at 5:46 AM
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    Took me and my brother about 2 hours with air tools to do the fronts .
     
  10. Feb 13, 2010 at 6:04 AM
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  11. Mar 4, 2010 at 8:53 AM
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    It took me and a co-worker about 5 hours to do the front and back on my truck this past weekend. We had a manual spring compressor which took a good while and lots of muscle. If you already have the coilover with the 5100's assembled, it'll take you between 2-3 hours for your first time. It's not difficult at all. Just unbolt stuff out of the way, and bolt stuff back on after.
     
  12. Mar 4, 2010 at 9:13 AM
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  13. Mar 4, 2010 at 11:29 AM
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    easy peasy...i am trying to work out the coil swap. maybe a 12-pack and a local shop. hell, i'll add a large cheese pizza if it would help..
     
  14. Mar 5, 2010 at 2:41 PM
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    I've done it 3 times. The first took like 4 hours, the second took like 3, and the last took like 2 hours.
     
  15. Mar 8, 2010 at 4:01 PM
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    The first time was about 4 hours, now I'm down around 2, it would be less if i had a decent spring compressor though
     
  16. Mar 8, 2010 at 4:02 PM
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    took me about 3 hours... including beer breaks :)
     
  17. Mar 12, 2010 at 6:53 PM
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    i have some 5100s with coilovers assembled that im ready to install and also wondering how long more or less itll take me toswap them out.
    ive seen where some say you dont need to unbol the LCA and some that say thats a definite thing to do to get this done - :confused:
     
  18. Mar 14, 2010 at 5:46 PM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    sorry i havent seen this in a while but you dont need to unbolt where the UCA connects to the spendal and you just need to push down on the LCA and it should slide in there
     
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