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Spring-Over 4 Inch Drop Front End for Chevy Spindles, Plain

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Spring-Over 4 Inch Drop Front End for Chevy Spindles, Plain
Spring-Over 4 Inch Drop Front End for Chevy Spindles, Plain

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For T's and early 1930's street rods using 1949-54 Chevy passenger car spindles. Maximum car weight 2500 lbs.

Kit includes:

  • Two 1-3/4" spring shackles with nylon bushings
  • Two spring pivots
  • 26" 4-leaf Super Glide™ spring, 1-3/4" wide
  • Two axle brackets
  • Tube axle, 48" eye-to-eye, 4" drop
  • Two 27" radius rods
  • Four clevises with jam nuts and bolts
  • Two 5/8" heims with jam nuts
  • Spring U-bolts sold separately

Front Axle/Suspension Tech Tips (GIF)

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Spindle Identification Guide (GIF)

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Front Axle/Suspension Tech Tips (GIF)

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