• 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
rear suspension
#1
I am looking to replace the stock leaf springs in my Coupe as they do not have much spring left in them. I knowI could have them re-arched, but don't have the time for that due to her being my daily driver. I see hundreds of options for spring pound rates and different rear eyelet locations for raising and lowering the rear of the car. I replaced all of my front suspension with factory reproduction parts and would like to stay the same out back. Here is what I have found at National Parts Depot. What have you guys gone with and how do you like what you purchased? Thank you!

https://www.npdlink.com/product/leaf-spr...-94/104719

By the way my Mustang is a 1971 Grandé with a 302 and C4.

<img src="http://www.7173mustangs.com/gallery/1_12_09_14_10_32_45.png" />

- Nik
  Reply
#2
Try Eaton Detroit spring.

https://www.eatondetroitspring.com/

they build them to factory spec.

'73 Grandé H Code. Headman long tube headers, T-5 Transmission, 3.70 Traclok, Lowered 1" all around, Aussie 2v heads w/ 2.19 intake, 1.71 exhaust, screw in studs, full roller cam 608/612 lift 280/281 duration LSA 112, Quick Fuel 750 CFM double pumper, AirGap intake.

'73 F code convertible. Bright red. Needs total restore. (IE HOT MESS)

- Jason
  Reply
#3
If you're looking to do a stock rebuild on the suspension as a nice driver, those springs should work just fine. They are Eaton springs, so you won't find better quality.

If you're looking for a firmer ride with more control, you can step up to the 138 lb rate competition suspension spring.

https://www.npdlink.com/product/leaf-spr...&year=1971


  Reply
Share Thread:  


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Half leaf on rear springs? Stanglover 17 2,179 11-26-2018, 05:10 PM
Last Post: Stanglover
  Front Suspension Rebuild on my 71 jowens1126 23 655 11-09-2018, 10:51 PM
Last Post: Mjordan
  Rear wheels offset Manu Mach1 10 320 11-09-2018, 08:01 AM
Last Post: Manu Mach1
  Front suspension Rustystang 21 794 11-01-2018, 11:04 AM
Last Post: Tnfastbk
  What do staggered rear shocks mean? scgamecock 35 1,090 10-07-2018, 05:25 PM
Last Post: secluff
  Replacement Suspension Components ITMike5.0 6 284 09-30-2018, 10:06 AM
Last Post: ITMike5.0
  New suspension to build erikroy57 7 1,152 09-26-2018, 10:39 PM
Last Post: Spike Morelli
  Rear Spring Copestang 13 504 08-30-2018, 08:04 AM
Last Post: bkdunha



Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)