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    just broke front n/s front spring on my 03 vectra clud 2.0 td are the legs easy to remove or do u have to remove driveshaft /brake/trackrod end /ball joint or can just the strut be removed ? to dark to c what other damage its done but i was only going slow can i just replace the one please help with ur coments thanx mark ps any idear how much a spring costs

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    bad news

    no drive shaft removal etc etc....just like doing a nova/corsa....very easy job m8

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    Should be able to release the bolts at teh top and bottom and remove just the strut. Recommendation is to replace both sides

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    ok thanx will have a look at it in daylight tomorrow and check damage any 1 got a rougth cost of springs

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    Quote Originally Posted by madmark View Post
    ok thanx will have a look at it in daylight tomorrow and check damage any 1 got a rougth cost of springs
    Try LMF you can get a set for 80-140 quid,its up to you really,good luck...........

    www.lmfvauxhaul.co.uk

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    ok will check it out thanx to all of u for all your help cheers mark

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    Bet you wish it sold now mate.

    I did used to have a set but gave them away with the old car

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    madmark, i got 4 spx ones for £110ish - think a standard one is like £50 but not sure

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    ok thankyou and yes wish it had sold lol does any1 want it ? i was after £2800 make me a offer if u want it i will fit new spring over the weekend

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    Quote Originally Posted by madmark View Post
    ok thankyou and yes wish it had sold lol does any1 want it ? i was after £2800 make me a offer if u want it i will fit new spring over the weekend

    Sorry mate just read over what i Typed and it looks a bit snotty!

    Sorry mate was not ment like it looks.
    Was trying to say "I had a full set and could not even give them away"
    Then someone needs some and ther gone..

    Sorry mate HA HA

    Hope you sort it and sell it

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