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#1 (permalink) Old 03-11-2013, 06:14 AM
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I just bought a coilover kit from FK for my e36 coupe. And im having trouble installing the coilovers. When i got the package the front coilovers had 2 lug nuts on it. Do i screw them out and then add my bushing/top bearing? I screwed out the first lug nut(nr 1 on pic), but do i need to take of the lug nut nr 2? What order do i assemble the coilover and what must i use from my old spring sett?

I added a picture to show you what i mean. I appreciate any help as Im new to this and its kinda urgent
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The first lug nut its the locking nylon nut that will secure the coilover to the Front Shock Mount. The 2nd one is just a spacer to protect the coilover.

Just remember, #1 is a one time use item. If you ever have to remove it then you need to replace it with a new one.


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