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  1. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Hello All, Need some advice / help in determining what type of Leaf Spring I need for a 10 Bolt Chevy nova rear end. I believe this is a 71non posi rear. Does not have U bolts. Do I need 4 , 5 or 1 leaf springs or does it matter. Would appreciate it if anyone has some leads / advice. thx.. AB
  2. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Hi all, This past weekend I installed calvert split mono-leafs on my 65, but ran into one issue. I was told I needed to fab plates for each side, one for the top and one for the bottom of each leaf. The top one that took the stud out of play worked well, but now I only have enough threads left...
  3. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Hello everyone, I am trying to fix the ride height of my 77. The rear leaf springs are way flattened out. I have on hand new leaf springs along with new bushings and shackles. My problem is in getting the old springs off. I can not get the front bracket off because the nuts just turn...
  4. Originality
    Would someone or several people post some pictures of original 68 leaf springs? It seems to me I saw that they have some pressed indentations on them and special clamps. Are they available anywhere? Thanks Jim
  5. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Hey Guys should the new bushings fit loose into the rear of the leaf spring ? and where do the large bushings go with the metal spacer / tube go ? in the frame?? just want to make sure ive got everything right so i can get the job done. not sure of the placement just bought new bushings and...
  6. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Hi im going to replace my mono leafs on my 68 with a 3 or 5 leaf multi set up what do i need to change other than the springs? i have new bushings and shackles do i need to change the pad my shocks are bolted to ?
  7. South Western US
    This should have been posted like 2 weeks ago, but I figured better late than never! I just installed the Church Boys Racing rear leaf springs on my car... 2 words. GAME CHANGER!! I put them in at easily the most noticible suspension upgrade I've done. I've only driven it around the block...
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