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Old 03-27-2012, 09:40 AM
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Originally Posted by champaign777 View Post
sleeves do NOT come off w/o a reason
probably some suspension work was done on this car w/o a proper tool

see if carrier is not damaged , maybe its better to buy some used carriers with a good sleeves from junk yard , they should be cheep

+ don't forget to do a final torque in a "normal position"

You should have very good suspension if you plan to use stronger struts/sway bars and 18" wheels with spacers

No worries Igor... I've been down this road before.
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