31 Model A roadster. Rear spring removal. Spreader mandatory? Alternatives?

Asked by Nov 24, 2013 at 11:09 AM about the 1931 Ford Model A

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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If you've got ready replacement components would simply take the air-grinder and remove material from a pin or bolt or whatever is holding up the show and can be easily substituted with an OEM version of this part~ Easier than heatin' to cherry red and whackin'~

Take the time to purchase/rent a rear spring spreader tool, they're very easy to use and much safer than disassembling the spring leaves.

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