replacing body mounts?

Discussion in '40- & 55-Series Tech' started by orange40, Dec 25, 2003.

  1. orange40

    orange40

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    im planning on changing my suspension,but i've heard that its not a bad time to also address tired body mounts . should they be done first? has anyone done it ?is it true that you split truck into 2sides [driver/pass] unbolt ,jackup ,change,rebolt. repaet other side? thanks bill :cheers:
     
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    Energy suspension makes a good kit. Use PB blaster or the like once a day for a week or so prior to removing the mounts. It will help a lot. I remove all of them then jack up each portion of the truck and install the new ones loosley. Once they are all in place I tighten them down in no particular order. Not all that hard to do. The ones on the back channel are a real PITA
     
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    What he said. 8)
     
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    thanks david sounds real good. bill
     
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