Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board

Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board (
-   Suspension - Brakes - Steering (
-   -   67 Camaro rear spring problem (

Glenn Fish 10-09-2012 12:56 PM

67 Camaro rear spring problem
My 67 Camaro mono leaf shackles are faceing towards the front, and the spring is against the frame. I just bought the car and tried to replace the shocks and discovered that the shocks were in at full extention and were locked up. New shocks will not reach down to the bottom bracket. If I remove the shackle bolts can I get the shackles to head towards the back as they should? The springs are a correct Moog mono spring.

MARTINSR 10-09-2012 02:03 PM

Pictures, pictures, this isn't making sense.


302 Z28 10-09-2012 09:02 PM

Are the shackles the OEM shackles, if not replace them with OEM?


prostreet6t9 10-10-2012 05:36 PM

The bottom spring plates are different between mono & multi.. And chance those are wrong?

I have a 68 in the garage that I can get you shackle measurements and spring measurements if you need.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:49 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.