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Discussion in 'Southern California' started by nobody4343, Feb 10, 2012.

  1. Feb 10, 2012 at 5:53 PM
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    nobody4343

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    Well my 3 inch lift came in this week I'm totally new to Oceanside ca and I'm doing this solo so if anyone feels like helping me out tomorrow just shoot me a pm if not I'm gnna be busting knuckles all day by myself which is fine but some times a second pair o eyes and hands come in handy
     
  2. Feb 10, 2012 at 5:56 PM
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    KenLyns

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    You will typically need a second pair of hands to pry down on the lower control arm to get the shock in place.
     
  3. Feb 10, 2012 at 6:01 PM
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    nobody4343

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    I pulled it out solo used my foot hope I can do it again
     
  4. Feb 10, 2012 at 6:05 PM
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    KenLyns

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    Pulling out the shock is relatively easy. Installing the new shock (usually 1" longer due to the lift) and lining up the lower bolt hole is tougher.
     
  5. Feb 10, 2012 at 6:05 PM
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    nobody4343

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    Have 2 what
     
  6. Feb 10, 2012 at 6:12 PM
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    nobody4343

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    Ya I got 2 one more would be nice tho
     
  7. Feb 10, 2012 at 6:16 PM
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    sernaj64

    sernaj64 Aight

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    whats up bro where in oside u by?
     
  8. Feb 10, 2012 at 6:38 PM
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    I have a third leg... :devil:
     
  9. Feb 10, 2012 at 6:39 PM
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    I'm right off the 76 in the berry street neighbor hood by guahome lake
     
  10. Feb 10, 2012 at 6:42 PM
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    Did I see you on vandergrif like a week or two ago serna right outside the gate we pulled up next each other at a light
     
  11. Feb 10, 2012 at 6:44 PM
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    Forster46 Very nice how much?

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    VirginiaBound Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    A bottle jack on the UCA and fender well works great.
     
  13. Feb 10, 2012 at 6:59 PM
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    This video always makes my head hurt. Installing a horrible quality lift to go drive around in flat dirt you don't need clearance for anyway.

    Lift Kits: So you can make yourself more likely to roll when attempting donuts.

     
  14. Feb 10, 2012 at 7:01 PM
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    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    doesnt matter.
    supah gnar cabside sticker.
     
  15. Feb 10, 2012 at 7:02 PM
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    used to live there!
     
  17. Feb 10, 2012 at 11:18 PM
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    Anybody got the strut in by myself can't reconnect the lca to the spindle damn I could use another set of hands
     
  18. Feb 10, 2012 at 11:22 PM
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    Twistedfreedom welcome to the incredibuild

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    modded the F*ck out
    when I did mine I took the UCA off not the LCA. by doing this you can jack the LCA and strut up then pull down the UCA to the spindle.
     
  19. Feb 10, 2012 at 11:27 PM
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    nobody4343

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    Gnna try it in the other side did use a fork to separate the upper ball joint or you took off the actual frame bolts
     
  20. Feb 10, 2012 at 11:28 PM
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    Find another jack. Place the jack under your LCA and lift it that way.

    If you haven't gotten to the other side yet, I would recommend pulling the UCA from the spindle instead of the LCA. I've done this a number of times by myself in just a few hours, definitely possible
     
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