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Stupid no-lift suspension idea?

Discussion in '80-Series Tech' started by little_joe, Mar 2, 2007.

  1. little_joe

    little_joe SILVER Star

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    I want to get rid of the forward rake on my 80 and have the spring to support an aftermarket front bumper, but no winch. I really don't want to lift it, sits fine for my needs. I rarely, if ever, carry heavy loads.

    So I was thinking about OME stock-height springs in the front, leave the stock springs in the rear, and Bilsteins all around. Should level it out and the Blingsteins will help firm up the rear a bit.

    Will the suspension be awfully unbalanced or out of whack?
    Any other suggestions?
     
  2. Darwood

    Darwood

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    Get a new rear bumper... that should even things out. :D

    But really I'm not sure how that setup would ride. In affect you are going to make it firmer in the front than rear which could increase oversteer.
     
  3. agomez

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    Mr gasket spring spacer up front might work I have also seen some new spacers posted recently....I plan on changing my springs soon with 190k on the clock they are feeling worn...
     
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    Actually, it would increase understeer. I know that's what you meant to say. ;)