Easiest way to raise rear 71 cutlass conv

Old April 16th, 2019, 12:10 PM
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Easiest way to raise rear 71 cutlass conv

Hey Guys looking for the easiest simplest and cost effective way to raise the rear of my Cutlass, I have some rim rubbing issues on the Passenger side and don't want to cut anything. Everything is stock looking to raise 1" to 2"? Rubs on the back rear of the inner fender.
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Old April 16th, 2019, 12:35 PM
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look up Moog 5415 springs - have them on my '72 ragtop with 245-60-R15 on 8" rims + 1" spacers (9" total width). no rub or clearance issues. may be an option for you as well.
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Old April 16th, 2019, 12:37 PM
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well look into it that thank you
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Old April 16th, 2019, 12:58 PM
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we used to put 2x4 blocks between the coils when I was young and poor.
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Old April 16th, 2019, 01:09 PM
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hahah!!!!!!
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Old April 16th, 2019, 01:15 PM
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What size tires and wheels do you have? The 70-72 Cutlass rear wheel wells are huge and can easily fit 295-50-15 tires with lots of clearance.
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What size tires and wheels do you have? The 70-72 Cutlass rear wheel wells are huge and can easily fit 295-50-15 tires with lots of clearance.
22" X 10.5" I know that's part of the issue huge rims back there but I don't want air ride or coil over springs.
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coil spring spacers for between coil spring and axle housing

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Old April 16th, 2019, 01:48 PM
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Oh wow exacly what IM looking for thank you sir
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Old April 16th, 2019, 03:11 PM
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https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_fro...pacer&_sacat=0

you can get these any size you want i have a 1" spacer on my car
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Originally Posted by RetroRanger View Post
https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_fro...pacer&_sacat=0

you can get these any size you want i have a 1" spacer on my car
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Thank you wil get this done ASAP thanks
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