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BooBoo
03-31-2017, 10:58 AM
I got a 67 coronet and the passenger side sets about a inch and a half higher then the drivers side . what would cause this ? thanks . booboo

67r/t4speeder
03-31-2017, 11:30 AM
Front or rear? Is the car rusty around torsion Mounts? If OK it might be just adjustment off with torsion, or bad leaf spring.
Pics would help.

67RTBlue
03-31-2017, 08:11 PM
This reminds me. Does anyone have ride height specs? I feel like the front end is low at times and wonder if I should give the bars a few turns?

BooBoo
03-31-2017, 09:07 PM
front , no rust . how do you adjust them ? thanks

67r/t4speeder
03-31-2017, 10:17 PM
Do have access to a service manual? I can explain it, but manual is much better.

67RTBlue
03-31-2017, 11:23 PM
Do have access to a service manual? I can explain it, but manual is much better.

I have one but it's either missing "figure 1-15" or I'm blind! Honestly I've scanned that thing a few times and can't find any actual measurements and where they're made.

67r/t4speeder
03-31-2017, 11:39 PM
I have one but it's either missing "figure 1-15" or I'm blind! Honestly I've scanned that thing a few times and can't find any actual measurements and where they're made.

I will check tomorrow also.

BooBoo
04-01-2017, 10:04 AM
thanks guys . found it on youtube . 2 bolts , turn them one way and the car goes up . turn them the other way and the car goes down .

Mark's 69
04-01-2017, 10:27 AM
From a Motor Manual
My manual only goes back to 1968, but the specs for 68 to 74 are the same at 1&7/8" so I would guess a 67 is the same.

Racer Brown
04-01-2017, 01:30 PM
Jack up the car, magic marker a line on the socket for referance, crank each torsion bar up or down the same number of turns and see what you've got, maybe one's off a turn or so.

ws27
04-01-2017, 04:10 PM
From a Motor Manual
My manual only goes back to 1968, but the specs for 68 to 74 are the same at 1&7/8" so I would guess a 67 is the same.

Clearly instructions created by an engineer. How on earth could you make ride height any more complicated. LOL

Some where I have the tool for this. If I can find it, I'll post a pic.'

67RTBlue
04-01-2017, 09:02 PM
Clearly instructions created by an engineer. How on earth could you make ride height any more complicated. LOL

Some where I have the tool for this. If I can find it, I'll post a pic.'

No Kidding!
Maybe this places the spindle at a certain spot in space where it's supposed to operate and works regardless of tire heights?

ws27
04-02-2017, 12:07 AM
No Kidding!
Maybe this places the spindle at a certain spot in space where it's supposed to operate and works regardless of tire heights?


Good point, never thought of that.

BooBoo
04-02-2017, 05:42 PM
this thread has me thinking . i.ve seen coronets at the drag strip setting high in the front but not sure how they,re getting the height . I,m pretty sure they,re not using leaf springs up front although some gassers do . for example there is a pic of one sitting high at all 4 coroners it looks like a 68 coronet . it was in the picture thread when it was up so how are they doing it ? what if you took out the stock tortion bar adjusters and replaced them with longer high strength threaded rod , would you be able to jack the hight another 5" or 6" ? thanks . booboo