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Old 07-23-2013, 08:55 AM
MartinFielding MartinFielding is offline
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Thanks for the tips and advice.

Last night I tried to remove the fitting with an allen key - no luck - it was in there way too tight for such a small tool.

My frustration got the better of me - and I pulled out the Dremel. Cut away a small piece of the aluminum plate to access the bolt. (pics attached)

It still took considerable force to remove the fitting with a socket set - but at last - success! It looks like there may have been some thread dope on there making it quite tough to turn. I cleanded them up as best I could, and put a little teflon tape on the threads - and re-assembled and re-mounted the air spring. I am happily leak-free!
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