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How to replace rear shocks on Jaquar 1996 xj6?

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Easy but very difficult ,the top mounting is three nuts that secure the shock to the chassis and these nuts corrode and just will not come off ,i couldnt remove mine due to corrosion so i drilled and tapped a small hole in the top of shocker about an inch down and refilled them with a heavier oil to get a harder ride instead of that american style bounce

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