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What shock are most of you running.? I'm thinking about the KYB's below. Thoughts?



I have a set in my 71. I find the ride is just fine, others have said the rear is too stiff. I'm still running the original leafs from 1971. If you find the rear too stiff or harsh, swap them for a pair of GR-2s.

I, too. am using them on my Grandé with an extra leaf I love the "look" and the feel but keep in mind that I am running a 460-based engine.

Again, I like them and will probably go to them on my Mach I when I replace the 428CJ with the 545.


Do the RIGHT thing.
All fours KYB GR-2 shocks at Amazon for under $100 delivered.
(12-07-2010, 01:00 PM)f117rt Wrote: All fours KYB GR-2 shocks at Amazon for under $100 delivered.

Yeah found the ones above for 130 del.
GR2's all around

73 conv. 460, D0VE large valve heads, Performer RPM manifold, Voodoo 227/233 cam, Holley 950 HP carb, C6 trans, 3.25 trak-loc.
Thanks Guys
Anyone use Edelbrock or Koni shocks? They are way more expensive. But curious.
Just to chime in - 4 GR-2s came with the front/rear suspension rebuild kit that I just installed. I've only done some zero to sixty runs with no hard cornering, but I'm happy with what I feel so far.



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Project started 8-7-10
Completed: All new suspension, rebuilt 351C H Code bored .030 over with mild cam and intake, new 3.50 TracLok, custom exhaust system
Current "mini-project": interior upgrade Undecided
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