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Old 02-01-2011, 02:26 PM
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wastegate actuator canister

I removed the wastegate actuator canister to install my wicked wheel and now I cant get it back on no matter how much I pull and pry on it

Since I fell off my truck and hurt my arm, I thought I would post to see if there is any trick to this stupid thing.

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Old 02-01-2011, 02:43 PM
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Now that I think about it, it would be easier to remove the clip from the other end, and install that side last
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Sorry no suggestions .. other than - don't fall off. I was changing my glow plugs and I was out flat on top of my engine (cold) 14 deg outside half in the garage ( won't fit in low ceiling). I think it would be rough falling all that way. I just bought a 99 F-350 4X4 with a factory 4" lift. it up there!

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Old 02-01-2011, 04:22 PM
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Now that I think about it, it would be easier to remove the clip from the other end, and install that side last
You could remove the clip but you better have another one handy, SOBs sprout wings when they come off...lol I got a small piece of hose that fit on the nipple & put a small amount of air press (5-10lbs) to extend the rod then slip it on.
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Kevin2011, Kevin is a great name, Kevin is my name. I have a 8" lift and 42's, I hit the concrete so hard I didn't know where I was. Congrats on your new truck!

Cj45lc, thats a good idea, if only I was more patient and waited for your reply. I figured out the the rod part moves alittle bit, and it gave me enough slack to get the canister part on. Thanks!
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