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Old 12-10-2011, 05:43 PM
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Lower frount end '41' Ford

Is it possible to lower the front of my 41- 2"to 4" keeping the stock front end.

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longer shackels

My brother had longer shackles on his 40 coupe. but you can get more side sway with them ...they were the cheap alternative to a "DAGo dropped axle.
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You can remove up to 3 leaves from the front spring and get a bit over an inch drop just from the thickness of the leaves removed. There will be an additional drop from the weakened spring. If you have had a motor/tranny swap to a SBC, there will be a slight weight loss and then motor may be moved some what to the rear which also reduces weight on the front springs. You can add better and some what stiffer shocks which will assist in keeping the spring from bottoming out.

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Speedway and Chassis engineering both sell a front crossmember that drops the ride height using stock axle components. Can't use a flathead ford engine tho.
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