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Author Topic:   New Car Setup
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 7
posted August 31, 2005 04:15 AM  
I just got a coil spring car. Ive always run leafs and was wondering if you could help me with a basic setup shocks, springs percentages. The car is a 73 chevelle it has wedge bolts on all 4 corners and racing shocks of course. We run on a 14 inch wide tire. any help would be great thanks

Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 193
posted August 31, 2005 06:28 AM  
Depending on weight of the car a standard metric setup is the following springs:
LF 1000 RF 1200
LR 225 RR 200

Shocks go with something like:
40/40: 30/50
40/40: 40/40

This is pretty generic but we need more info about track, weight of the car, to tell you more.

Dirt Roller

Total posts: 7
posted September 01, 2005 02:03 PM  
car has to weigh 3100 and the track is a 1/3 mile semi banked track


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