The strut method is simple, not sure if it allows easy removal of the spring though.
I have always done it by knocking out the ball joint, but the strut method might work for you better.
90 LX, Previous 4 cyl.
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TW FAC's, Jay Allen cam, Super Victor 2001 V6 5 Speed Daily Driver
Windstar Intake, Dual Exhuast, CAI, Headers
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