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Old 01-18-2003, 04:16 PM
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After dropping the front of my nova a few inches, i got the notion to raise the rear a few inches. I reckon it'll give it the old school look I want while reducing some sidewall scuffing from the inside of the fenders. I got single leaf and traction bars on there now. Whats the best way to raise it about 2''? should I get some different shocks?
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Oh boy there are several options, I do not know if it is possible to put air bags on a leaf setup but if you can that might be the best way as far as price/easability

there is also the option of spacers, new leafs and many many other things,

I don't have leaf springs in my car otherwise I would be able to help you out better
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A cheap shackle kit should give a couple of inches lift without changing your pinion angle to much!
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How about putting a multi-leaf on there. would that do it? I've heard about puttin some blocks on it, but Multi leaf will help my breaking, I'll get it if i can get an extra 2''.
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I still can't beleive that I am writing this, BUT, J.C.Whitney offers a high lift multi-leafspring for 62 to 67 Chevy 2's. They claim a 2" to 4" lift. I must say though (from dealing with Whitney firsthand) some of the products that they offer are SUBpar to say the least! They do carry some good brand names also! So, what am I saying? judge for yourself,I guess! <a href="http://www.jcwhitney.com" target="_blank">www.jcwhitney.com</a>
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Thanks for the lead
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