Can't get the front shock out
Did you try and remove the lower clevis nut and bolt? Cause if your able to get that off you can then work on separating the shock from the clevis on a work bench or table.
If you have a mini sledge hammer I would give the upper part of the clevis that's holding the strut some really hard wacks. And hopefully that will release the strut.
Absolute worst case, you'll have to order a new set of clevis brackets.
When I installed my '08 WK lift, I don't remember the shock and clevis being difficult to get apart. Even when I did my brothers '07 WK lift with over 130k, his came apart no problem.
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