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Old 01-24-2010, 09:17 PM
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torsion bar/clip

looking for video or detailed photos of installing a new
torsion bar clip, noticed that the bars move when i open
and close the trunk lid. do the bars need to be in a specific
location? my car is a 1998 Prelude. thnx
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Old 01-24-2010, 09:26 PM
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Re: torsion bar/clip

yup, they're supposed to move. that's how the trunk opens and closes, using the "torsion" in the bars.
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Re: torsion bar/clip

wait so whats the question here? weather or not those bars are supposed to move? (which they are supposed to move), or how to install a new clip onto them?(get a helms manual and read the step by step...lol)
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Re: torsion bar/clip

im confused here...lol but i think twokex got it right
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Re: torsion bar/clip

you put it in the same way you took the old one out
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you put it in the same way you took the old one out
Unless of course you just ripped the old one out =x

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