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Old 12-12-2010, 04:53 PM   #3
Phammy Davis
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Originally Posted by Recon2005 View Post
IMO, structurally I don't think you have an issue but perhaps the spring is upside down and thats why it didn't seat right? Also, the ride height might be off if the driver's side is seated properly. BTW, I had this same issue with the spring twisting out of the perch...I removed and seated the spring properly. Just have a shop do the spring install onto the strut. (I paid $20 for the side I had them do)
I don't think the spring is upside down because the other side doesn't sit on the shock at all. Damn I really don't want to take it all apart again. Anybody else have any insight?

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