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post #1 of 4 Old 03-19-2010, 07:44 PM Thread Starter
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Lifting the Excursion and can't get the front leaf spring eye bolt out?

I'm putting a 5" rough country on my '03 Excursion 6.0. The driver's side front leaf spring eye bolt is hitting one of the coolers and I can't figure out how to get it out without tearing the truck completely apart. Just wondering if anyone knows any secrets.
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what i did was took the front bumper apart, loosened the shackles down and dropped them down then got to wrenchin on the bolt. i was replacing the shackles though

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I take the bumpers off. its only 4 bolts and it makes everything so much easier.

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Okay. I was trying to avoid removing the bumper. Thanks guys.
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