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Old 09-28-2011, 08:02 AM
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I tried two methods to get that spring in on my 86 Camaro.
First, compress spring in vise, wire it compressed, transfer to hinge and cut
Two, buy a special tool to clamp it compressed, transfer to hinge and release.............. fail.
The spring is waaay stronger than the tool.

Now I´m just very careful opening the doors, don´t let ´em swing.
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