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Re: New leaf springs

Actually I was shocked the bolt did not snap.

Just knew I had to go the heat torch and grinder route next.

Try a BFH on the drums, hit them on the face side on the outer edge or put the tire on with the lug nuts a little loose and shift into forward and reverse to break the drum loose. Also make sure the parking brake is off, and the self adjusting adjusters are loosened.
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Re: New leaf springs

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I would leave the shackles alone but they are in bad shape. So, the hitch is hiding a nut?
The upper shackle bolt uses a captured nut, just like the front spring eye bolt.
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