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Old 04-08-2018, 05:19 PM
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Default 1997 Front upper shock absorber mount worn

I finally realized my 1997 GMC K2500 Truck was due for new shock absorbers.

I just removed one of the front shock absorbers and discovered the upper mount holes are badly worn.

it looks like the upper mounts are welded onto the frame.

Is there some sort of solution to this without grinding away the welds and replacing the brackets? The
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