What is the sound of one piston slapping?
What is the sound of one piston slapping?
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What should have been easy...

I was sick of the clunking noise and finally got around to replacing these. They are just a bolt and nut with some rubber bits along the way. Should be easy enough to do without having to jack up the vehicle.

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(shimmies under vehicle)

8mm bolt head. Easy. 13mm socket will handle that.

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(blindly feels other end of bolt)

“The heck? It’s just a flat piece of metal with no nut?”

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Rat bastards!

I couldn’t get anything to grab while I was under the vehicle, so jacked it up, took the tires off and was able to vise grip the top fastener thing.

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What should’ve taken maybe 30 minutes ended up taking almost 2 hours. Urph.

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