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Old 10-15-2010, 06:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Chevy 63" inch springs

I just got my set of 63's and i am going to do the swap this weekend..My ? is
should the band clamps stay on or do you get more flex if the spring
clamps are taken off.. Sorry for the dumb ?....
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Old 10-15-2010, 06:39 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Leave them on you risk the chance of the leafs fanning apart and rubbing on the tire your shock or the main leaf to get bent quick many things could happen and the added ability of even more axle wrap to occur just for more flex is pointless .....
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Please also delete this thread. There is a veeerrrrryyyy long and informative "63" chevy swap FAQ" thread that you should read. If you still have questions at the end, please post in that thread to help keep all the information together

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