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Old 02-20-2008, 01:12 AM
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tall 2'' drop spindles

ive read some articles that show how well the "tall" 2'' drop spindles improve the steering geometry of GM a-bodies by raising the balljoint 1.5''. i have a 73 nova and im wondering if i should just get 2'' lower coils or go with the tall 2'' drop spindes from heidts. any suggestions? im running 17's all around. thanks.

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Stock car products has some online tech that may be helpful to you and if you go to Steve Smith Autosports you can get some software to analyze a front suspension to see just what effect the taller spindles have..Circle trackers do use a taller spindle in some cars to mitigate the design compromises in the stock suspension..

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Dropped spindles will retain your stock geometry. if the taller spindle lowers your roll center, then that's even better.

2" lower could work to lower your car, but they put your suspension at the bottom of the range that it was designed to work .


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