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cab mount help!!!

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by chevy_mud_84, Mar 9, 2006.

  1. chevy_mud_84

    chevy_mud_84 Registered Member

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    How hard is it to put in new cab mounts, and what is all involved?? My truck needs new ones under the floor they are pretty well gone.
     
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    R72K5 Banned

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    well the front cab ones are gonna be the hardest ones, torch, big ass impact gun, prayers,

    rad support ones be the next hardest, praying required there too, but may not need to touch them, most likely, but never know,



    the rear cab ones impact gun is only hope there, but shouldnt be so bad,


    just pray alot

    good luck
     
  3. chevy_mud_84

    chevy_mud_84 Registered Member

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    it wont be too hard to take the cab mount bolts out cuz i put a body lift on so the bolts are still pretty well new. and the front fenders wont be attached to the cab, so that will make for easier lifting of the cab. but do i have to unbolt the whole cab? or can i just unbolt the floor bolts and do it cuz its only the floor ab mounts that need to be changed
     
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    just to clarify the subject: do you mean changing the cab mount bushings or the mounts that're welded onto the cab?
     
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    the cab mount bolts is what holds the cab in place

    you will be unbolting the whole cab

    only four bolts holds the entire cab down, and to replace them you need to unbolt the cab

    no matter if its the bushings youre talking about, or the cab floor sheetmetal mount supports

    either way the blts all gotta come out, then the entire cab will be loose just sitting on the chassis,

    if it were me i would unbolt the rad support mounts too and block up the whole body

    so there is the room to replace the mounts,

    need all the room you can get to do this job, and all you need in order to lift up the body is a couple floor jacks and 4x4 lumber, or similar
     
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    not the bushings the cab mounts welded to the body
     

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