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front spring q's

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by dheavychevy38, Apr 12, 2005.

  1. dheavychevy38

    dheavychevy38 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    Ok so i was under my truck today and noticed the front spring rear hanger bolt that goes through the frame broke anyone else have this happen.
     
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    pvfjr 1/2 ton status

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    Never seen that happen. Simple fix though, standard bolt you can get anywhere.
     
  3. dheavychevy38

    dheavychevy38 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    except i can't get it out so i will get new bushings and make new shackle i went to turn in the shop heard a loud pop thought nothin of it started to look at stuff to do and found that :blush: just wondering if anyone else has seen that.
     
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    You can't get it out? Try unbolting the other end of the shackles to loosen things up, use a BFH of course. How exactly is it stuck?
     
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    no the bolt and the steel sleeve are stuck together besides i could use some new bushing so tomorrow i will just use the hot wrench :weld:
     
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    Ah, I see. That'll do it.
     

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