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Old 05-31-2013, 09:56 PM
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So now the big question, should I attempt this install myself or take it somewhere to have it done.

From my research the biggest challenge is compressing the springs and I can rent some good spring compressors for free.

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Awesome I am thinking that might be my next purchase!!!
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If you can rent the compression tool for free, I would do it. But that's me, I know my way around a vehicle. If you're not comfortable with it, pay the $100 to have it done.
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If you can rent the compression tool for free, I would do it. But that's me, I know my way around a vehicle. If you're not comfortable with it, pay the $100 to have it done.
^^^ Yup, pretty much convinced myself already since to date I have done everything myself. Only been to the dealer twice and that was for the outer ball joints (recall) and A/C software flash (recall).
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Sweet. Had the same feeling the day mine came in.
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you should be fine to install them yourself...

i did mine on a lift, with air tools, so it was much easier, but the hardest part will probably be working on the ground and getting the leverage you need to pop the ball joint if its tight.
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Always like seeing those boxes. That just means the truck is going up
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