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  1. #11 Re: leaf spring disassembly 
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    Quote Originally Posted by kolmershlagjp View Post
    hello can you tell me if the u bolts can go on the roadster
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    hello the assembly of the previous owner is it correct ? I find that it is different from yours
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    Here's mine

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    And the page from the manual
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    And with written instructions

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    so if I understand correctly the two plates take the leaf springs in sandwich ?
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    Can you take a picture from the rear like my one so I can see the shock absorber mounting.

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    Hi

    Below i have included the detail from the Marina manual.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kolmershlagjp View Post
    so if I understand correctly the two plates take the leaf springs in sandwich ?
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    Yes that's right, what I didn't realise was that they are supposed.to sandwich the wedge as well.
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