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18 To install the coil spring and shock, you’ll need to use a pair of traditional spring compressors that mount to the outside of the coils. Alternatively, you can enlist a helper to use a pair of pry bars to “pop” the coil spring into the lower control arm seat. Ensure the spring’s pigtail end is facing outward, as shown. The shock is secured by a through-bolt on the bottom and the traditional bushings/washers and lock nut at the top.