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Old 02-05-2019, 03:02 PM
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So I have me an 01 2wd 4door Lariat with the 5.4. My wife bought me the 3Ē strut spacers for the front of my truck for Christmas. Iíve read that to install them the spring compressors arenít mandatory to use... can anyone confirm this? Can I just drop the assembly and install the spacer?

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So I have me an 01 2wd 4door Lariat with the 5.4. My wife bought me the 3Ē strut spacers for the front of my truck for Christmas. Iíve read that to install them the spring compressors arenít mandatory to use... can anyone confirm this? Can I just drop the assembly and install the spacer?

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what do the instructions say?
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Use the compressors lol
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Use the compressors lol
then use them. and if i were you i would take them to a suspension shop to be compressed. I do NOT trust the C-clamp style you can rent

working with coil springs is no joke, one of those suckers lets loose you won't feel it hit you....
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Agree let a shop do it. Easy for them
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