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Posted: Sun Jul 27, 2008 07:07 AM
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im finally gettin around to putting my front end back together after installing adjusters...
i need some advice or tips on getting the springs through the adjusters...i can get all the spring through except the two middle springs (thickest ones) they seem to be catching somewhere

ive tried taping em, and got the same problem

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did you back the little set screw out


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yes, there is nothin blocking it, just getting hung up at the adjusters

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im about to stick mine in tomorrow, i got the 4 big ones in 5 or six times today, when mocking up my adjusters. im sure it gets a little tricky with all the small springs though.


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It's been a while for me. I remember lots and lots of grease being involved, though.


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ok i finally got em all in, the big springs were tricky! , but with a little time off wiggling, pushing, and yelling i got em in

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i was just gonna say, i stuck mine in about 5 min ago. stuck a zip tie about an inch from the end and they slid right in.


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cperry2704 wrote:
ok i finally got em all in, the big springs were tricky! , but with a little time off wiggling, pushing, and yelling i got em in

Yelling always seems to help quite a bit doesn't it? Cool Laughing

well it helps me out most of the time anyway... Rolling Eyes


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