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Cant install front springs to a 65 Fastback

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Ok, I have just taken off my shock and the shock towers and removed my tire, and now I am stuck. Can someone please tell me how can I take off my springs so that I can install some new ones.

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You need a coil spring compressor and alot of patience. You'll slide the spring compressor down into the spring from above and use a wrench to compress the spring. Then you'll be able to slide the compressed spring out through the wheel well.
Here is a good web site with some basic info

Look here - this shows how to build your own spring compressor
DazeCars, Home Made Bolt in Spring Compressor

I used this kind with a couple of metal spacers on it -

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