nixon spring change

Discussion in 'The Shop' started by apefeet, Jan 15, 2008.

  1. apefeet

    apefeet Chimp

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    i currently have a nixon and need to change the spring out and remove that spacer since the tire size is ok. the only thing is i need a 22.. socket with a thin wall or is their a special tool? if anyone can give me some advice it would be greatly appreciated.
     

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  2. ESPI!

    ESPI! Chimp

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    That socket should be all you need. Many mechanics will grind the rounded edge of the socket down for better contact on the cap, either way just be careful not to round off the edges on that cap. Its a pretty easy, straighforward swap.
     
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    I just use standard two point ajust pliers vertically on my sherman.
    hope that helps.