front coil spring?

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front coil spring?

Postby brody2855 » Fri Jan 13, 2017 11:09 am

Hey guys,Hope sum one can help or sum god advice here,just installed new aje stock a-arms and I was using the Monza v-6 front coil springs,well that's not going to work,made the suspension way to stiff for my likens,just a street car with a v-8 and three guys sitting on the front also and barely any movement,anybody have any ideas what springs I could use? Also I have a s-10 spindle coversion with s-10 master cyl.and trying to find the correct brake m/c rod to use for manual m/c any advice help greatly appreciated ty Brody 73 vega
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Re: front coil spring?

Postby cosvega76 » Sat Jan 14, 2017 9:36 am

I'm using a set of NAPA 277-3033 (6490 Moog) springs in my '73 with a V8. They're 4-cylinder springs for deep-pocket '75-'80 Monza. I cut a coil off to lower it where I wanted, but should work well uncut for a stock ride height.

What master cylinder are you using? Does the backside of the piston have a dimple or inch-deep hole?


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Re: front coil spring?

Postby leander » Fri Apr 21, 2017 5:18 am

Lots of info here -- viewtopic.php?f=10&t=27892&start=0#p146486. You can also find a Moog spring chart in that thread.
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