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We are trying to get the rear springs out, we unbolted the shock but the axle isnt dropping down and we cant get the spring out.. Help?



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yes i have read that diy but i have disc brakes and there are brake lines and stuff in the way



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So im hoping you got this by now....


If you didn't...try pushing down on the axle a little bit. I had to to get mine out...




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You have to have both shocks on the back removed to make it easier. So u can bring the axle down more. The use a pry tool and slip it under the spring on crank ont it

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If you didn't...try pushing down on the axle a little bit. I had to to get mine out...
U had to remove ur axle? Hmm looks like u did it the long way lol

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U had to remove ur axle? Hmm looks like u did it the long way lol
NO....i had to push down on my axle to get my SPRINGS out...lol




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Oh "I had to, to get mine out" is what u meant to say. It's easier to have the whole rear end up on stands.

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yeah we finally got it a little bit ago, i was bouncing on the axle so my friend could pry it out and pop the new ones in. Thanks guys



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yeah we finally got it a little bit ago, i was bouncing on the axle so my friend could pry it out and pop the new ones in. Thanks guys
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