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So I need to replace my rear shocks my front struts are done Any precautions I need to take?? how to lift it( well I know how but) if I need to jacks one on each side anything let me know!
 

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Jack it up under the rear differential. That will keep the coil spring/s compressed . If you jack it up on the frame after you remove the shock/s the coil springs could fall out.
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The mounted shock besides dampening the ride also limits your suspension travel. Jacking the car on the axle or diff. will lift your car allowing tire removal while keeping the spring in place and allowing shock removal. Jacking on the frame will lift car but also let the axle hang allowing spring removal with the shock removed.
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