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Old 02-11-2010, 03:37 PM
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How hard is it to replace the schocks on a 01 3/4ton 4 X 4? Mainly concerned with the front. Rear looks easy enough.
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It is primarily just a couple bolts. 4 on top and 1 on the bottom. The link goes to an install of a leveling kit but it provides pictures of the shock removal.
http://www.trailmastersuspension.com...L220_DL221.pdf
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Great! Thanks! Soon as they arrive I'll get started
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How did this install go because I need to get it done also?? Do you have to re-align the frontend after doing this?
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No alignment is need for shock replacement. If you have any abnormal tire wear, pulling or it's just been a while, you should have it checked anyway.
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Ya I need an alignment right now cause it's pulling to the right a little and I just got new tires and don't want to wear them funny but the Bilstein 5100's are on back order and for some reason I thought I would have to realign it after replacing the front ones. So are there any step by step instructions on replacing them? I'm sure I can figure it out I just don't like tearing into things without instructions lol. I'm making the alignment appointment now.
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