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    Yes had to adjust the fronts to. The fronts are tougher, have to remove the shock there's not enough room get the wrenches in there. So it's an pull out adjust, install check height, pull out if not right and asjust, repeat, repeat, repeat.

    I've been using a oil filter adjustable wrench and it's messing up the adjuster screws pretty bad. Probably gonna change them out to the other style if I do a spring change.
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    new spring preload tool when I change springs
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    I have a chain type oil filter wrench..I am hoping the adjusters will fit in the grooves of the chain.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DuneTrack-N View Post
    Measure from top of shock thread to top of spring. I'm at 4.5" to top of spring and 8" to the cross-over collar.

    Don't measure spring heights.Attachment 241223

    Set mint to 4.25 and 7.5 crossover.
    I am at 14" rear ride height now.

    We will try it this weekend. Bringing tools to adjust again if necessary.

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    i sprayed wd40 in the base and spun the spring as others suggested, took a bit of effort but way easier than the other methods
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    I picked up this set of spring compressors from Harbor Freight for pretty cheap.

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    I spent a little time shaping them with a grinder so they would fit between the coils ans clear the shock bodies.

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    Now I can slip them in with the car at ride height and crank down on them a little to hold the springs from stretching out. Then I just jack it up and I can turn the adjusters by hand. Even the fronts.
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    These worked very well for me.

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    I just set mine to 4" but didn't touch the crossovers yet. With 32" evo's (30.5" tall @ 8psi) I'm sitting at 14.5" ride height. Probably gonna crank em a little more but I want to get a good ride on it before I touch it again.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Total Loss View Post
    Set mint to 4.25 and 7.5 crossover.
    I am at 14" rear ride height now.

    We will try it this weekend. Bringing tools to adjust again if necessary.
    New settings worked good.
    Ran 2 in the front, 2 in the rear on shocks but the rear was a little too washy...cranked the rear to 3 and it handled great, although a little harsh..wish I had a 2.5 setting.
    Front was awesome...sway bar has a permanent home in the rafters. Smooth as silk.

    We did like 50 miles HARD dezert. Car ran great- let my bud drive it for about 8 miles- he wants one now.
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