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Old 06-19-2003, 03:00 PM   #8
bart320i
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Originally posted by bmwm5lover
we are not gonna separate the shocks from the springs bud. just straight swap. itll take about 1 hour per side if we dont run into any problems(which i dont think we will)
before you guys do this make sure you spray all the suspension bolts with WD40 the night before. When i was doing my suspension the biggest problem I ran into was seized up bolts. Also make sure you have a blow torch handy to heat up the bolts if there seized. It toke me about 1 hour just to get one bolt out. I had to heat it up till it was red then use an impact gun to get that sucker out.

if you haven't changed your suspension in a few years expect the bolts to be seized
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