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Author Topic:   spring ?
toddr46
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 18
posted April 15, 2004 08:05 AM  
Please help me out. I thought the stiffer spring shoud go on the right rear, but looking at everyones numbers they are on the left?

sideways
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 715
posted April 15, 2004 08:17 AM  
You "typically"want the stiffer in the left rear.

zeroracing
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 1875
posted April 15, 2004 09:50 AM  
stiffer lr spring will make it tighter on the gas. the stiffer rr will make it tighter on entry but looser on the gas.

juliaferrell
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 370
posted April 15, 2004 12:47 PM  
With an ideal situation the left rear is more likely to be stiffer. Since most people are springing to static weight of a car, and the left rear should be heavier, then a stiffer spring is used to obtain the same suspension travel as the right rear which should be lighter and have a softer spring. It is the balance that creates the going in. weight on left go left. weight on right go right. That philophy tends to rule. If you can give me a more specific question I will give you perhaps some things to look for.

    

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