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Old 03-13-2013, 10:06 PM   #1
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Springs???

Does anyone know how to cut coils
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:10 PM   #2
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Not a fun time at all! If you have the resorces though and some time it can be done, good luck
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Use the search feature. That was THEE subject a couple oomph a back and they have plenty of threads about this. 1slowsix is the spring cutting expert
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Yea slow I believe made a thread about cutting springs but super easy. I did mine and took 2 and a half hours from taking off the wheels to putting them back on. Just take out springs use a grinder and cut coil and a half.
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Yea slow I believe made a thread about cutting springs but super easy. I did mine and took 2 and a half hours from taking off the wheels to putting them back on. Just take out springs use a grinder and cut coil and a half.
Dam 1.5 coils. Any close up picks? Did u do 1.5 all the way around?
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Old 03-14-2013, 06:43 AM   #6
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I prefer 1.25 coils off the front 1 coil off the back...that way you don't lose to much ride quality
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