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diy ome lift install help

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by malander, Aug 6, 2010.

  1. malander

    malander [OP] That's some tight butthole

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    I have been debating lifts for over a month now and now that i have finally picked out the ome lift i cant find anyone to install it. even if i did i feel i would gain more satisfaction by installing it myself and save some coin as well. I have read some write ups on how to do it and it seems fairly straight forward. However I was wondering what torque specs most of the bolts needed when reinstalled and how i could measure these, or if they are even an issue. any help would be appreciated
     
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    malander [OP] That's some tight butthole

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    do they have anything like that for 1st gens?
     
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    malander [OP] That's some tight butthole

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    thanks man any ideas for measuring the torque rating on all the bolts?
     
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    ummm idk lol the torque wrench I borrow from Vatozone has a tighten/loosen function. I guess start at a certain torque and work from there??? Other than that IDK but the FSM should tell you what torques to use and a breaker bar ( I think thats what its called) will help break the seals on the bolts now
     
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    malander [OP] That's some tight butthole

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    alright i gotta ask around that just looks confusing to me and im sure it isnt that challenging
     
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    there has to be members around you that are willing to help with the install for a 6pack
     
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    malander [OP] That's some tight butthole

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    6 pack may not work im 16 :) and i havent seen too many tw members who live in missouri there are some but idk bout 1st gen owners ill look around im sure i can find what i need
     
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    You do not need to find someone with a 1gen any 2 gen owner can help as well..and ya being 16 might be a little hard so maybe buy them some pizza or something lol
     
  12. malander

    malander [OP] That's some tight butthole

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    lol alright thanks for the help ill get this figured out hopefully relatively soon
     
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