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I have a f150 2010 platinum 4wd. im changing the struts. is

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i have a f150 2010 platinum 4wd. im changing the struts. is there supposed to be a 1/2 inch plate on top the spring or is that part of a leveling kit i had installed
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Customer: the problem is i cant compress the spring enough to get the new shock on if i keep that plate in there
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Customer: im in the middle of fixing it
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 1 year ago.

Hi. That is part of the leveling kit. There is normally nothing between the strut and the upper strut mount.

Expert:  EricFromCT replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for viewing my response. Do you have any more questions on replacing your struts?

Expert:  EricFromCT replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for viewing my response on 3/26/2016 at 9:21:56 PM 2 day(s) ago. Do you have any more questions on replacing your struts? If you do not then please rate the service provided.