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Bilstein 5100 install in (middle) Georgia?

Discussion in 'Georgia' started by GA_TACO4x4, Jun 17, 2010.

  1. Jun 17, 2010 at 9:46 PM
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    GA_TACO4x4

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    marathon superhide max-4 seat covers, weathertechs, maglite mod, 20% tint, 2" leveling kit, leaf spring tsb.
    Bought some used from a member here and now I need them put on. Anyone know any good shops around here? I don't have a spring compressor and quite frankly idk if I'm comfortable doing it myself. Or is it not as bad as it seems?
     
  2. Jun 17, 2010 at 9:59 PM
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    easier than you think. take the springs to a local shop and have them compressed and the shocks swapped. have you seen the writeup on the install?
     
  3. Jun 17, 2010 at 10:02 PM
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    GA_TACO4x4

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    No. I figured there was one but I couldn't find it when i searched
     
  4. Jun 17, 2010 at 10:09 PM
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    bakerla

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    here's cheat sheet i made to print out when i did mine... pretty much taken from the writeup
     

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  5. Jun 17, 2010 at 10:10 PM
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  6. Jun 17, 2010 at 10:23 PM
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    GA_TACO4x4

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    Thanks man. I knew it was out there somewhere. I've removed my struts before and it was no big deal. In fact I was gonna do it myself for this install...I'm just not sure bout the coil spring compressor. That's why I was asking about a shop to do it. Guess I shoulda been more clear.
     
  7. Jun 17, 2010 at 10:26 PM
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    oh, im tracking now. i thought you meant shops to for an install....
     
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