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Old 06-15-2007, 05:39 PM   #1
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Anyone ever use one of these "clamshell" style strut spring compressors?
http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/cta...emnumber=43753
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I have used that style before.
It was much more of a PITA to use than the more simple style:
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This is the exact one that I rented from Autozone. It'* made well and easy to use.

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