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I don't have a compressing tool. Can I rent one from an auto store??thanx for all the input. Sounds pretty easy. Gonna save me four bills!!!!!! I also prefer to do my one work. Makes it more my truck!!!! I will take lots of pics. Just have to figure out how to post real pics instead of off my phone.
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1) yes u can rent a spring compressor from ur local auto store
2) make a photobucket account
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here is the one that would be helpful if u had an older truck and the bushing might be seized...you shouldnt have that problem..but I'll still give you the link.

http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread....ght=strut+bolt

http://dodge forum.c om/forum/4th-gen-ram-tech/312121-bilstein-5100-diy-install-pic-heavy.html

and this one talks about removing the cap on the old shock so u can remove the spring seat

http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread.php?t=89526
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Can't get my pics to work.... But I did the install today with the help of a friend. A little scary during the spring compressing but a breeze none the less. We set it at 2.1 and it sets pretty damn level. I think it rides smoother than stock. Can't wait to get the wheels and tires!!!!! Thanx for all the help fellas!!!! I post pics when I can get them to work.......
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Can't get my pics to work.... But I did the install today with the help of a friend. A little scary during the spring compressing but a breeze none the less. We set it at 2.1 and it sets pretty damn level. I think it rides smoother than stock. Can't wait to get the wheels and tires!!!!! Thanx for all the help fellas!!!! I post pics when I can get them to work.......
Glad it all worked out for you and that you're happy with the setup. I look forward to pics!
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good job on the install. told ya it was easy
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here is the one that would be helpful if u had an older truck and the bushing might be seized...you shouldnt have that problem..but I'll still give you the link.

http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread....ght=strut+bolt

http://dodge forum.c om/forum/4th-gen-ram-tech/312121-bilstein-5100-diy-install-pic-heavy.html

and this one talks about removing the cap on the old shock so u can remove the spring seat

http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread.php?t=89526
Thats great info man! About to pull the trigger on some bils myself!
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Can't get my pics to work.... But I did the install today with the help of a friend. A little scary during the spring compressing but a breeze none the less. We set it at 2.1 and it sets pretty damn level. I think it rides smoother than stock. Can't wait to get the wheels and tires!!!!! Thanx for all the help fellas!!!! I post pics when I can get them to work.......
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This is an after shot... I'm still working on the photobucket it says invalid file...
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Oh, also debadged!!!!!
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