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July 8, 2012, 8:49 pm

Shane T
 

Question: need to compress the coil springs

I have a 1956 oldsmobile and need to compress the coil springs..what tool can i get for the least amount of money to do the job and how much should i be paying...thanks shane cobalt1967@live.com


July 15, 2012, 9:16 pm

Elizabeth K
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Many auto parts stores will lend you the tool for free, or rent it to you for a few bucks. It's not really a tool you need to own, and you don't want to buy a cheap one--they have to withstand a lot of stress. Call around to find a local parts store with a tool rental program.


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July 16, 2012, 2:58 pm

Shane T
 

thanks for the help..shane


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