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Installing rear 5100's lil help

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by MxRacer190, May 2, 2010.

  1. May 2, 2010 at 8:47 AM
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    MxRacer190

    MxRacer190 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Which way do the bushings go on the top of the rear shock? The instructions for the rear didn't come with my shocks :(
     
  2. May 2, 2010 at 9:08 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    A washer goes on the shock shaft first, then a bushing, then another washer, then insert it thru the mount, then a bushing, then the last washer.
     
  3. May 2, 2010 at 7:22 PM
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    05Moose

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    And if you look closely, you'll see that one of the washers is lighter weight than the other 2. Put this one in the "red" location noted above.
     
  4. May 2, 2010 at 9:11 PM
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    pudge151

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    yup, what they said
     
  5. Jul 6, 2010 at 5:43 PM
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    Your the best Chris!
     
  6. Jul 6, 2010 at 5:43 PM
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    Devildoc

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    Your the best Moose!
     
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