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Author Topic:   Reversing Metric front springs
FirstLight7
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 69
posted May 01, 2005 12:53 PM  
Stock metric front and rear>
A few folks have tried this, it seems like you would lose cross weight. If you reverse the front springs (lighter spring on the right front), how get left rear bite in the car? Ride height changes? Would you need increase the lr rear spring rate? Add more static weight to the lr? Dryslick changes?

Thanks.

joetaylor
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 640
posted May 01, 2005 04:56 PM  
I don't think I would try that I would fool around with different spring rates but I will always run the heavier one to the right

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stockcar5
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 578
posted May 01, 2005 07:54 PM  
you'll need more static cross with that setup. works well on low banked tracks.

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bubba0six
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 146
posted May 02, 2005 03:55 PM  
my springs are
lf - 1250 rf - 1050
lr - 225 rr - 200
works great for me on a 72 chevelle with no sway bar

dtd_93
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 132
posted May 07, 2005 07:14 AM  
mine are

lf 1000 rf 800
lr 225 rr 200

run two small tracks
both are banked and seems to work good no complaints here
this is on an 80 malibu or metric

[This message has been edited by dtd_93 (edited May 07, 2005).]

    

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