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spring compressor

  1. Brakes, Suspension & Steering
    I am installing new coil springs and a lift kit (aluminum spacers, they are 1 1/4" tall). Now way its going to fit. If i use a spring compressor will it work and how much do i compress it? Also can you over stress the spring this way
  2. Brakes, Suspension & Steering
    Before I start, let me say that my brother-in-law and I are not new to doing front coil springs, but this was the first time we did them on a bare frame as he is in the process of re-assembling his 68 El Camino after doing a "frame-off" restore. We have done removals and installs both with the...