I have a 71 with original mono leaf springs. Have replaced stock shocks. Car feels like it bottoms out and has a rough ride. Tires do rub a bit. Any recommendations on how to fix the rubbing and improve the ride?
My mono's were sagging pretty bad. I found some 3 leaf springs where you don't have to replace the perches or use blocks or spacers. It brought the back end up nicely. I'm not racing or doing anything crazy but it was a huge improvement. It made it stronger but I don't know how the ride is yet.
my car was doing time trials before I got it. the front suspension was jacked up with larger springs and had 90/10 shocks, kinda like a gasser. I changed the front springs to stock, added 15" wheels with stock OD tires. Added 2" to the rear of the rear springs. It still sits high in the front I guess I'll change the rears not a big deal