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    Angry Finished.

    Well I finished my lift but We broke 4 bolts that holds the shock absorbers on. We tried to drill it out and then the drill bit broke inside the bolt. Taking it to a shop today. Will post pictures later.

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    Ouch... it happens Newb....Don't worry, won't be the last thing you break trying to fix something else. Lessons learned. PB'Laster is your friend. Now you can say that at least YOU lifted your Jeep, and you probably learned a lot about your rig.
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    Good luck with the heep. If that is the worst thing that happened when you put the lift on, you are in good shape.

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    HAHA yeah we blasted it after we broke them so it didnt really help.

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    ouch dude. Hope all goes well man.
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    Track bar relocation

    like that on both sides




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    Lift looks good. Been there on the smashed bolts. We just air chiselled them off and used Home Depot nuts.

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    I wouldnt trust myself with an air chisel. haha.

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    Eastern off road is going to fix it on tuesday

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    Has a much better stance now.

    When drillin out bolts, ya have to take your time and go at it slow. Any off anglin leads to broken bits. (half my bit box is empty, hehe).
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