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rcmoongoose41
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 19
posted January 18, 2003 04:17 PM
this may be a stupid question but i'am new to racin.i have a 83 mustand fox body, it has shocks in the back and struts in the front. what kind of shocks and struts should i get and what size are the the springs i've looked on several web sights on springs and they have all diffrent size and rates i have been told that the track i'll be runin i'll need 800lb rf, 600lb lf, 200lb lr, 175lb rr. so what length and diameter springs do i need. oh yea it has a 7.5 rearend. thank you in advance.

trey_#23
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 141
posted January 18, 2003 06:58 PM UIN: 348044304
the only thing i can really answer for you is to run just a nice new pair of newer mustang gt struts those have been nothing but perfect for me.as for your springs you are going to just try different things till you feel right in the seat.

rcmoongoose41
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 19
posted January 26, 2003 10:56 PM
ok i'am pretty sure on what spring rates i'am going to use. my question is i look on web sites for springs and they have 5inch,7inch,9inch,10inch,etc..... what size do i need to get for 83 mustang?

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