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Author Topic:   Rear Spring Placement
Brave
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 35
posted May 25, 2000 07:04 AM
If you Guy's were building a Dirt Latemodel or Modified where would you place your rear springs? Both in front, both in rear of the axle,LR behind RR in front,LR in front RR behind or both on top? Come on guy's let's here which one and why! Thanks!...Bye

jammin
Dirt Administrator

Total posts: 3279
posted May 25, 2000 12:54 PM UIN: 16262997
From what I have seen, the 4 link and 2 link require different settings, I like to put the two link springs like this LR in front of rear, RR behind. Loads the cross, will bite hard.

The latemodel setups with a 4 link, from what we have talked about in here, a lot of people are putting them behind the rear. They index differently, so as you can see, different suspensions, different requirements.

Tires will play a huge roll also.

[This message has been edited by jammin (edited 05-25-2000).]

Booger
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 277
posted June 02, 2000 12:54 AM
On our late model we run LR behind and we also do this with our limited late. Seems to work pretty good for us. Helps get bite.

Booger

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