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Discussion in 'ToyTec Lifts' started by SCFirefighter, Apr 7, 2011.

  1. Apr 7, 2011 at 6:34 PM
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    SCFirefighter

    SCFirefighter [OP] on idiot patrol ;)

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    Can someone post a picture of the top of the strut assembly of the 5100 with the red coils?

    I have a weird squeak coming from the top nut because I cannot tighten it as far down as I think I should. It wiggles while driving or rocking the truck, causing metal-to-metal high pitch squeaks, and I'm wondering if I assembled it wrong.
     
  2. Apr 7, 2011 at 6:35 PM
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    u may want to put up pics also
     
  3. Apr 8, 2011 at 11:24 AM
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    I had a shop assemble the coils for me. Did they do it correctly?

    I went by my dealership just to get an opinion on the squeaking. I can make it squeak by rocking the truck so while I did that the tech stuck his head in here and said he saw the top nut wiggle. I can also rotate that washer with my fingers. Isn't that supposed to be tight?

    It may not be the top nut but something in this assembly squeaks and I've considered ripping it all out, and also thought of selling my truck. It's driving me absolutely crazy. I do not enjoy driving it anymore. The squeaking has to go.

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  4. Apr 11, 2011 at 8:03 AM
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