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Old 04-29-2013, 11:03 AM
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This is a very common problem on old Corvettes after the bodies start to sag and the bushings compress. The way a Corvette's rear suspension is set up, they go "squat" under load and this is common.

For the Corvette the quick and simple solution is to remove the front nut and slide back the bolt that holds the pumpkin's carrier and slip a couple fender washers between the carrier and the bushing. This spaces the carrier, rear end, and U-joint down a hair and gives the needed space.
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