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maniac motors
Member
posted January 03, 2003 06:19 PM
its been asked before but ill ask again.metric chassis front springs?what length with adjustable spacers stock appearing springs?have 12" now do i need 11"? if i cut the twelves will the rate go up?please help


tilley88
Member
posted January 03, 2003 06:27 PM
11-1/2" w/ spacer.


merlinmech2
Member
posted January 03, 2003 11:05 PM
I run 9 1/2 with adjustable spacers(hidden ***** jacks). Yes, rates will go up if you cut the springs. Check out the toolbox to get a ballpark figure on how much.


Darcy
Member
posted January 04, 2003 05:49 AM
yeh your spring rates will increase when you cut them it is best you take it to a spring place and get it tested and see what rate they are they dont incease by much but it depends on how much you cut off c ya


DMS CEO
Member
posted January 16, 2003 12:07 PM
The spring rate will not go up enough for you to notice it over how much better your car is handling. $0.02


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