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Chevy Spindles - 4-Bar Spring-Behind Front End, Plain

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Chevy Spindles - 4-Bar Spring-Behind Front End, Plain
Chevy Spindles - 4-Bar Spring-Behind Front End, Plain

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  • This item is sold as a kit.

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Tube axle works with 1949-1954 early Chevy passenger car spindles. Works great for T's and lightweight, fenderless vehicles (maximum car weight 2500 lbs.).

Kit includes:

  • Two 1-3/4" spring shackles w/ nylon bushings
  • Two spring pivots
  • 26" 4 leaf cross spring w/ nylon buttons
  • Tube axle, 48" eye-to-eye, 4" drop
  • Four brackets welded to axle
  • Four radius rods
  • Four 4-bar ends
  • Four jam nuts
  • Panhard bar assembly
  • Spring U-bolts sold separately

Front Axle/Suspension Tech Tips (GIF)

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Ford Spindles - 4-Bar Spring-Behind Front End Kit, Plain
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                        Tube axle works with 1937-48 Ford passenger car spindles. Works great for T's and lightweight, fenderless vehicles (maximum car weight 2500 lbs.).

Kit includes:

  • Two 1-3/4" spring shackles
  • Two spring pivots
  • 26" 4 leaf spring
  • Tube axle, 48" eye-to-eye, 4" drop
  • Four brackets welded to axle
  • Four radius rods
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  • Four jam nuts
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Front Axle/Suspension Tech Tips (GIF)

Chevy Front Axle Steering & Brake Kit, 48 Inch Axle
(Part #9133901)
                        

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For 48" kingpin-to-kingpin axles. Traditional steering arm for left front wheel NOT included with Traditional steering kit.

  • Speedway 1949-1954 Chevy Spindles
    • One piece forged 4140 steel
    • Modeled after the 49-54 Chevy passenger car spindles
    • Steering arms may be mounted to the top or bottom of the spindle 
    • Standard king pins fit to spindles
  • Speedway 9-1/4" Brake Kit
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    • Wheel studs - 1/2" Fine (4-1/2" BP), 7/16" Fine (4-3/4" BP)
    • Hub flange (hat) diameter - 5.74"
    • GM Metric '78-'88 calipers, 2-1/2" piston
    • 7/16" banjo bolt to -3 AN line adapter kit 
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    • Flat plate steering arms
    • 5/8" tie rod steering link
    • 5/8" standard heim joint rod ends
    • Seals-It 5/8" rod end seals
    • 5/8" steel cone heim spacers

Spindle Identification Guide (GIF)

Chevy Wilwood Front Brake & Steering Kits, 48 Inch Axle
(Part #9133903)
                        

Speedway's exclusive steering & brake kits for 1949-54 Chevy spindles save you time and money by combining all necessary parts into one part number. Each kit includes premuim Wilwood brake components, spindles, flat steering arms, tie rod assembly and hardware. Hubs are drilled for both 4-1/2" and 4-3/4" bolt patterns. Must be used with a 15" or larger wheel. For use on cars up to 2800 pounds with rear discs or on cars up to 2400 pounds with rear drums. Kits can be used with either manual or power boost master cylinders.

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Features these Wilwood components:

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  • Lightweight clear-anodized aluminum hubs
Stainless Steel U-Bolts
(Part #91633014)
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(Part #91339028)
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Kit includes:

  • Two 1-3/4" spring shackles w/ nylon bushings
  • Two spring pivots
  • 26" 4 leaf cross spring w/ nylon buttons
  • Tube axle, 48" eye-to-eye, 4" drop
  • Four brackets welded to axle
  • Four radius rods
  • Four 4-bar ends
  • Four jam nuts
  • Panhard bar assembly
  • Spring U-bolts sold separately

Front Axle/Suspension Tech Tips (GIF)

Chevy Spindles - 4-Bar Spring-Behind Front End, Stainless
(Part #91339128)
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Kit includes:

  • Two 1-3/4" spring shackles w/ nylon bushings
  • Two spring pivots
  • 26" 4 leaf cross spring w/ nylon buttons
  • Tube axle, 48" eye-to-eye, 4" drop
  • Four brackets welded to axle
  • Four radius rods
  • Four 4-bar ends
  • Four jam nuts
  • Panhard bar assembly
  • Spring U-bolts sold separately

Front Axle/Suspension Tech Tips (GIF)

Chrome Plated U-Bolts
(Part #91633009)
                        

These chrome plated U-bolts will keep your front or rear suspension looking sharp for years.

Note: Threaded items which are chrome plated will have a build-up of chrome in threads. You must run a tap or die over those threads and apply an anti-seize compound or the parts will be damaged upon assembly.

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(Part #91032100)
                        

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  • Includes many features not found on GM's original design
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Spindle Identification Guide (GIF)