Author Topic: Leaf Springs When Restoring  (Read 6691 times)

sixt9x33rs

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 942
    • View Profile
Re: Leaf Springs When Restoring
« Reply #15 on: August 12, 2009, 11:06:51 AM »
When I took my originals out in 1983, all of the shorter leaves on both sides were broken in half right at the alignment bolt hole, the only one supporting the weight of the car was the main leaf that ran from the front bushing to the rear shackles.
Do you remember how many miles were on the leaves at the time you removed them?
'69 RS Z/28 Olympic Gold, 711
Flat hood no spoiler, black top, endura, 4:10
POP 39,000
69 X77 Z/28 69 711 Original Paint Unrestored
'69 X66 Convertible Cortez Silver 712 black top Endura, auto, bumper guards, am/fm rear speaker 44k miles