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Need to replace front struts ,the spring compressor i have does not fit the space between the springs

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A "normal" coil spring compressor won't usually work on struts. A strut compressor works from both ends of the assembly. You can remove the entire strut and spring without removing the spring, then you place it into the compressor, increase tension just a bit and remove the top bearing and mount plate , relieve the tension, remove the strut and reverse the procedure to re-assemble it.

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Bring it to a shop to do it rate my answer please

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