3 inch drop rear - Team Camaro Tech
Brakes, Suspension & Steering Conversion questions, Steering & Handling

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Jan 26th, 14, 01:07 AM Thread Starter
Senior Tech
camaro
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: california
Posts: 124
3 inch drop rear

Anybody with a 3 inch drop leafsprings bottoming out with a passenger or 2 in rear seats???
gm muscle 69 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Jan 26th, 14, 04:41 AM
Senior Tech
Chad
 
cv2065's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,193
Re: 3 inch drop rear

Although I don't have drop springs in the rear, bottoming out with 2 in the rear is fairly common from what I've read.

67 Black RS Coupe, 383, M21 & 10 Bolt Posi. Edelbrock E-Tech 170 Heads, 2204 Roller Cam, Air Gap Intake.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
cv2065 is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Jan 26th, 14, 06:55 AM
Gold Lifetime Member
Dave
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: California
Posts: 265
Re: 3 inch drop rear

I have Hotchkis 1.5 inch drop leafs and with the kids in the back hit a good sized dip on the freeway and bottomed. Also running Hotchkis shocks. I think the 3inch drop would look better, but would have more problems.

Dave
1968 RS 327, TH350, 10 bolt 8.5, 3.42 Posi, Hotchkis rear leaf (1.5in drop), 4 wheel disk, 2.5" Flowmaster kit.
dmaita is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Team Camaro Tech forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address.
NOTE we receive a lot of registrations with bad email addresses. IF you do not receive your confirmation email you will not be able to post. contact support and we will try and help.
Be sure you enter a valid email address and check your spam folder as well.



Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome