replacing coil springs on 95 olds achevia

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Old 11-09-04, 07:09 AM
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replacing coil springs on 95 olds achevia

what is the easiest way to replace rear coil springs on a 95 olds achevia.
 

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Old 11-09-04, 07:28 AM
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front?

...or rear?
 
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Old 11-09-04, 08:07 AM
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here ya go...

...jack the car up by the body and support under the rear axle using jack stands...disconnect the shocks and then jack the body up until the springs will come out.

ps...why are you replacing the springs?
 
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Old 11-09-04, 08:34 AM
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i am replacing cause they are very weak. can i not just jack up the body till springs are clear
 
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Old 11-09-04, 09:22 AM
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no...

...suspension travel is limited by the shocks...they must be disconnected
 
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