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Need to know how to remove a strut off of a 1986 Thunderbird?

I am trying to remove a front strut off of my 1986 thunderbird and need some assistance on how to remove it, i do not have lift.

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It really is not that hard you take the three nuts off under the hood and the large nut on the bottom and you struts is off try this website to see if they have your car listed it www.autozone.com if they do you can get picture and diagrams showing you how to repair your car i hope i have been some help to you Michigan man.

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