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Author Topic:   Metric Rear Control Arms
poorboy racing 53
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 34
posted October 31, 2005 08:24 PM  
Is there a benifite to runnig Impala or older Chevelle control arms to lentghen or shorten a side of the car. Building a metric car for next season. Trying to do some researh on the setup. Thanks.

sideways
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 729
posted November 07, 2005 05:39 AM  
Tops are the same bottoms are way to long unless you move mounting points on the frame.I think they are 3"or so to long if my memory serves.?

john56h
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 5
posted December 04, 2005 03:09 PM  
If you do anything, either shorten the uppers (both sides) by about 1/2 - 3/4" or look for 80's Mustang uppers that are already about that length. Shortened uppers improve pinion angle for better forward bite.

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