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Legacy air struts on an XT6

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#1 Numbchux


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Posted 14 November 2008 - 04:16 AM

so, I'm in the process of buying an XT6. it's got working air suspension, and I'd like to keep it that way while it works. I would like to convert to EJ front knuckles/brakes. If I got my hands on a pair of working Legacy front air struts, would they work with the XT6 system?

#2 john in KY

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Posted 14 November 2008 - 05:57 AM

Just reuse the XT6 strut.

The XT6 knuckle, where the strut mounts to, is actually thicker by about an 1/8" than the Legacy k nuckle. If you enlarge the top mounting hole you can even use the Legacy camber bolt.

#3 bheinen74



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Posted 14 November 2008 - 09:59 AM

so you are getting lynns xt6?
nice. I seriously considered it, but am now getting a SVX instead..:grin:

#4 Numbchux


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Posted 14 November 2008 - 03:15 PM

so you are getting lynns xt6?

I am...yep.

I forgot the XT6 strut works with the legacy knuckle pretty easily....I suppose I'll just do that.

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