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Old 09-18-2012, 09:47 AM
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Shock

So I am replacing my shocks and I can not get the front drivers side off. The shaft of the shock just keeps spinning when I go to break the bolt loose. I have tried everything to hold the shaft still, wrenches, pliers, pipe wrench, etc...

Anyone got any ideas that might help me out?
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Old 09-18-2012, 12:48 PM
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cut it !!!!!
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cut it !!!!!
Agreed, the blue wrench gets any bolt off :thumbup:

Sent from my DROID BIONIC while wasting time at work...
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Old 09-18-2012, 05:49 PM
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what kind of shock? check the very top of the shock shaft, there might be an allen bolt on the very top....bilsteins are that way.
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what kind of shock? check the very top of the shock shaft, there might be an allen bolt on the very top....bilsteins are that way.
no allen slot on top

I think I might have to cave and torch the motha
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Old 09-20-2012, 06:59 AM
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ended up cutting it off and it was super easy and I was relieved after i got it out
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