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  1. Traction Bars. Yes or no?

    Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Curious as to the degree of improvement traction bars (specifically lakewoods bars) would give on my nova. I recently purchased a 73 with a relativly stock 327 making anywhere from 235-290 hp (havnt had it on the dyno, just a guess), matched up to a turbo350 and a 8.5" 10bolt. The reason i'm...
  2. Driveshaft angle?

    Drag Racing Forum
    Pinion angle? Hey guys, I just moved my leaf springs in to get a little more tire clearance and I have a set of sliders on the way. I have been reading a lot of threads about how everyone moved there leafs in and what they did to get there car to hook up. Every now and then, someone talks about...
  3. new traction bars

    Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    my dads friend gave me a decent set of traction bars for my nova, there the lakewoods to replace the shock plate and i was wondering wht the gap should be? im only 17, its my first car, ive done all the work myself and im not looking to race nor do i have a traction problem but its mostly for...
  4. traction bars for 74 nova?

    Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    i just bought some lakewood traction bars for 15 bucks at a local swap meet and when i got home, i tried to bolt them on, they dont fit? the shock mount is in the way, and i was wondering if u are able to put traction bars on a 74? here are some pics for what im talking about:
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