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Old 07-11-2010, 04:04 PM
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Rear End is Dragging

I have a 74 Nova. Back in the day i could envision her being a beauty queen but now her butt drags on the ground. I plan on getting her new leaf springs and shocks but i want her to have a more muscle car agressive stance. Does anyone have any suggestions as to what type of suspension i should use to achieve this? Thanks - Andy

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Old 07-11-2010, 04:11 PM
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Hmm, back half with coil overs? Not sure what stance you're looking for. butt in the air?
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Yes..give the butt a lift.

I dont want it to be too crazy in the air...just a nice muscle car stance....I am still learning what to do with this car and dont really have other people to help me. Just kinda learning as i go...trying to take good advise.
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With new springs and shocks the rear will come up some..If you need more have the new springs re-arched..then use cal-tracks or slide a link bars and it will work fine for you..

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Thanks....i will start googling it now.
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would the Caltrak or slid a link bar work on a monospring? Is there a better leaf spring i should use?
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muscle cars came out level. guys would jack up the rear to clear wider tires.then they handled like crap.stock heighth and if you like the slight rake look, drop the front.
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