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Old 11-19-2007, 07:18 PM   #11
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Front has upper control arms lowered one inch, 720 pound rate coil springs,negative wedge kit with bumpsteer correction kit. Rear has five leaf springs with one inch lowering blocks.Globe west subframe connectors. Has 16 x 8 Haibrand wheels with 245/50R16 front and 265/50R16 rear.


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Old 11-19-2007, 09:53 PM   #12
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Thanks so far. Remember though that I would like to know if there have been any suspension mods or if ot's sitting stock. A picture without this info doesn't really do me any good for what I'm trying to find out.
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Old 11-20-2007, 01:21 PM   #13
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There are several pictures of my 1969 in my gallery... let me know if you need any specific shots, and I'll see what I can do.


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Old 11-20-2007, 07:59 PM   #14
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Heidt's Mustang II setup with 18" rims and mid eye leafs on the rear.
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Old 11-20-2007, 08:25 PM   #15
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Thanks guys.

70/05 Stang, Are your rear springs stock??

NorCalTroy, Is that Acapulco Blue?Is your car at stock ride height? Finally, what are your tire sizes?

Kevin B, What size tires do you have? What is the setback of your wheels?

Thanks again guys
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Old 11-20-2007, 09:33 PM   #16
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Here is mine, sitting high in the front. 16x8 Vintage Wheel Works all around with 235 in front and 245 in rear. Suspension is all stock, but with wedge kit and and Shelby drop. I'd like the front to come down a bit. Click the image to open in full size.Click the image to open in full size.
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Old 11-20-2007, 10:11 PM   #17
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My rear springs are 5 leaf and came from Mustang Plus.(stock)
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Old 11-21-2007, 11:49 AM   #18
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NorCalTroy, Is that Acapulco Blue?Is your car at stock ride height? Finally, what are your tire sizes?
My car was originally Gulfstream Aqua. About ten years ago it was repainted with a 1990 Subaru color. In pictures it looks MUCH more blue than it actually is. I'm told that if the original color and mine were side-by-side, the only difference would be the metallic flake in my paint.

My suspension is all stock. I'll post some measurements and tire sizes when I get home from work... should be around 5:30 pm or so.


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Old 11-25-2007, 01:43 PM   #19
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Stock suspension,tire diameter same as stock,17x8 front,17x9.5 rear



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Old 11-25-2007, 03:50 PM   #20
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Check out the December issue of Mustang Monthly it has an article about this very thing with picts.
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