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post #11 of 13 Old 02-14-2019, 05:39 AM
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can someone tell me what size allen wrench is used to take the set screw out on the preload collar? only post i can find says .5mm, that cant be right, and i want to have everything ready before taking out the shock, thanks, Pepe
1.5mm
Be very careful when removing it, because it's easy to round it, and then you will have a problem getting it out.
Use a good quality alen wrench and go slow. Squirt some penetrating oil before you try to get it out.


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post #12 of 13 Old 02-14-2019, 05:46 AM
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It's was really easy to change the shock after removing the screw out of the preload collar

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thanks, i got it out after some oil and heat, about the same setup too, with threaded rods and 2x4's, big difference with new springs up front and in the back, no more scraping the bash plate going home,

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