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Old 09-19-2010, 08:53 AM
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Originally Posted by timothale
check out the suspension used for a fairlane thunderbolt. they moved the spring towers out. BUT THEY were POOR handling. the early falcons had a lot of bump steer,the stock lower strut arms and ball joints were not designed for the loads that would be imposed by mounting the springs..
I thought the same thing about the stock lowers, but wasn't sure and didn't want to give bad info.

Maybe a MII parts car for the whole front for less $$$??
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