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Old 01-08-2013, 06:46 PM
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A panhard bar will fight the leaf springs as the rearend travels up and down. Even in a perfect scenario where the panhard is mounted dead level at the middle of it's travel, it will still try to push the leaf springs sideways as the rearend moves up and down. Leaf springs are not meant to bend sideways, so either they will need to flex in a direction they're not designed to flex, or the panhard bar will try to push the frame, or bend.
Stick with a swaybar for your leaf spring rear, and forget the panhard on a leaf spring rearend.
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