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Alright so I'm not exactly great with tools, but the instructions make it worse. How do you unbolt the things on the frame of the truck? A 3/4 seems like it's too big, yet that's what it says to use. Any ideas?
 

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metric wrench...

15mm maybe
 

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Yeah I got one that fits, but it's a different size than the one that says in the instructions.. So I'm wondering if it's the right bolt or not lol. Does it look right?
 

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Depends on the nerf bars. That bolt is for the cab mount. Some mount to the bottoms of that, others mount directly to the body. What kit do you have?
 

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Those the ones?

if so, Yes, that bolt you pictured is the one you need to let loose to put the mounting bracket on. Then, the nerf bar mounts to the holes in the side of the mounting brackets :)
 

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Yep those are it. I just get iffy when unbolting things I'm not 100% about. And the back one is wayy up underneath. That's really hard to get a ratchet in. Awesome though, thanks!
 

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Yep those are it. I just get iffy when unbolting things I'm not 100% about. And the back one is wayy up underneath. That's really hard to get a ratchet in. Awesome though, thanks!
no need to worry man. if you unbolt the wrong thing just bolt it back :shrug:

its kinda hard to fuck something up just with one bolt.

the only thing i can think of would be the oil pan bolt.
 

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^ x2 on draggin's post. If it doesn't look like it's going to mount to that location, tighten and try another bolt haha.
 

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Also with those bolts, you'll likely have to pound off the rubber mount then put the mounting bracket for the nerf bar on, then put the rubber thing back on and but the bolt back. I set the rubber thing over a open table vise then tapped the bolt out.
 

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Get a handy friend to coach you through, after a few runs through doing different things with him, your comfort level will move up, so you can tackle bigger jobs.
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Also with those bolts, you'll likely have to pound off the rubber mount then put the mounting bracket for the nerf bar on, then put the rubber thing back on and but the bolt back. I set the rubber thing over a open table vise then tapped the bolt out.
I don't have any vices. Any other way you can think to pound it off?
 

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a length of pipe just wide enough to fit th bolt inside so that it will rest on the piece you need to get off... then a BFH (big fuckin hammer)
 
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