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Who will swap out my billies?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by bendbolden, Oct 25, 2011.

  1. Oct 25, 2011 at 8:19 AM
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    bendbolden

    bendbolden [OP] Come and take them.

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    I am going to put them in the truck once they are installed but I am just not comfortable using the spring compressor. I think I have psyched myself out on using it, especially since I have to compress it 1.75" further than stock. Which of the commercial stores (Auto zone, Napa,etc.) will swap them out if I take them the coil over?? Thanks
     
  2. Oct 25, 2011 at 8:22 AM
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    Toy Yoda

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    I'm sure any local tire shop would do it, i got mine done around the corner from my house at "Arabie's tire and car care". they charged like 80-100 for install with the 5100's at 1.75"
     
  3. Oct 25, 2011 at 8:22 AM
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    Find a local garage shop and ask them. Parts stores will probably not do it.
    I paid a local shop $40 for them to do my shocks for me when I installed aftermarket coils on my 5100s.
     
  4. Oct 25, 2011 at 8:25 AM
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    rmb_crew

    rmb_crew My other ride has 18,400HP!!!!!!

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    pep boys will do it for like $40-$50 for both.
     
  5. Oct 25, 2011 at 8:36 AM
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    I left a message yesterday at a local shop and they just called back and said I could just pay a tech $50 for both so that sounds about like the going rate. Thanks!
     
  6. Oct 25, 2011 at 8:56 AM
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    nice nice!
     
  7. Oct 25, 2011 at 9:01 AM
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    Next question where can I rent one of the hydraulic (safer) ones?
     
  8. Oct 25, 2011 at 9:20 AM
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    Call around. I doubt it would be worth your time and money if you can have both coils swapped out for $50. Just sayin.
     
  9. Oct 25, 2011 at 9:38 AM
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    bendbolden [OP] Come and take them.

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    Yeah you are prob right.
     
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