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Stillen FTSB Installation Directions

Old 12-30-2018, 10:18 AM
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Stillen FTSB Installation Directions

I splurged and bought one of these from a fellow Orger.

I would like to see Stillen's installation instructions before beginning - but I could not find them on the Series of Tubes.

Please point me to them.

Thanks -

BrianA in Houston
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Old 12-30-2018, 11:41 AM
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(1) Remove front strut mounting nuts ... 6 of them;

(2) Install tower bar brackets on each strut tower;

(3) Reinstall strut mounting nuts ... 6 of them, retorquing nuts to manufacturer specs;

(4) Install tower bar into tower bar brackets;

(5) Adjust tower bar tension, using adjustment nuts, so that even/equal, yet notable force is exerted outward (i.e. toward each strut tower/strut mount).

(6) Use tower bar jamb nuts to secure tower bar adjustment nuts in place.

You’re done.
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Have the car on even ground, loosen and remove the upper strut mount nuts, install the bar, reinstall upper strut mount nuts, torque to 50ft/lbs and call it a day?
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