posted January 28, 2002 12:40 PM
Does anybody know if you can make the front suspension on a 76 Torino lighter weight? Maybe different A arms, spindles or rotors?
ford5 Dirt Freak
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posted January 28, 2002 07:12 PM
granada maverick or monarch spindles and rotors will work save about 25 lbs.
Stans2411 Dirt Roller
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posted January 28, 2002 09:46 PM
If you use the Pinto spindle and rotor the GM metric caliper is a light weight easy to adapt piece as well. Bolt on adapters from a number of suppliers. Good selection of pads available as well.
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Oldsmobile13 Dirt Maniac
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posted January 28, 2002 11:59 PM
I have an old Monarch, Do you have to make any special changes to the tie rods? Are the spindles taller than the Torino?