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waynedogg2003
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 15
posted May 11, 2005 04:06 PM  
3300 lb. street stock. Front end bouncing on fairly rough track.Running 1400rf and 1250lf. Afco extra heavy shock rf heavy shock lf. Do I need to go stiffer on springs or what.

97dirt
Dirt Forum Racer

Total posts: 94
posted May 11, 2005 05:17 PM  
Thats a stiff set up,the springs maybe too stiff to allow the frontend to absorb the holes and ruts,softer springs may work better on a rough track

racer17j
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 5390
posted May 11, 2005 06:06 PM  
yeh Wayne, you are deffinately to stiff in the front. like racer 17J said put that 1250 in the right front and a 1000 or a 1050 in the left front. I like to stay within a 200# or less split in the front when i can.

Kent
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 102
posted May 11, 2005 10:14 PM  
17j is absolutely right - I run a 1000# on the left front and 1250# on the RF and have no problems with bouncing at all! Good luck!

    

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