Originally Posted by ilikebmxbikes
Make sure you don't over torque your nuts and i would do a bit of research on the 'dealer fix' which supposedly involves filing a small portion of the tab on the trunk.
I changed mine when I switched to an aftermarket trunk.
i mad sure not to. i also used a washer to help see if it helped out. when i was taking off the old one, the springs were compressed quite a bit. so i went about half of what the old ones had plus the washer. but also it is only a week so we shall see how it holds up.