CCCUK logo

 ShipMyCar.co.uk

Website Control

Recent threads

New Forum Posts

» New Corvette pricing including ZR1 by Vetteheadtony on Thu 14 Dec 17 00:47

» War Bonnet Yellow Paint Supplier by Vetteheadtony on Wed 13 Dec 17 23:37

» Ropey C3's .... Where to Paint? by stevel98 on Wed 13 Dec 17 19:30

» Dry winter drives by stevel98 on Wed 13 Dec 17 15:47

» Insurance recommenations by 666Vette on Wed 13 Dec 17 12:23

» Cruising in the US by Texastrike on Wed 13 Dec 17 11:00

» Goodwood Revival - 2018 by curious bystander on Tue 12 Dec 17 22:40

» Goodwood Festival of Speed by curious bystander on Tue 12 Dec 17 22:30

» Club Magazine by GateMaster on Tue 12 Dec 17 16:28

» Header recommendations (side mount) by stevel98 on Tue 12 Dec 17 14:55

» Alternators and Starters by stevel98 on Tue 12 Dec 17 13:11

» CCCUK East Sussex December Xmas Meeting by Sea5 on Tue 12 Dec 17 11:29

» CCCUK West Sussex Xmas Meeting and Dinner by Sea5 on Tue 12 Dec 17 11:06

» 1974 corvette c3 auto for sale by CaptainK on Mon 11 Dec 17 15:38

» Corvette-Fame 13-14-15 July 2018 - Valkenburg a/d Geul Netherlands by JonnyC4 on Sun 10 Dec 17 18:48

» Problem using Website by JonnyC4 on Sun 10 Dec 17 18:44

» 1976 C3 5.7L Auto For Sale by born2bmild on Sun 10 Dec 17 10:52

» Cheeeeap ZR1 by Nogbad on Sat 09 Dec 17 17:05

» Silverstone Classic - 20/21/22 July 2018 by curious bystander on Fri 08 Dec 17 19:41

» !FOR SALE 1976 Corvette SURVIVOR 42k one owner. by Vetteheadtony on Fri 08 Dec 17 17:53

» For Sale C5 OEM Steering Wheel Airbag SOLD! by dex99 on Thu 07 Dec 17 15:02

» C+SC Show with Flywheel - Bicester Heritage Centre by curious bystander on Thu 07 Dec 17 14:43

» Drag Race your Corvette by roppa440 on Thu 07 Dec 17 08:50

» AMERICAN SPEEDFEST on 9th /10th JUNE 2018 by 7YEL on Wed 06 Dec 17 13:20

» SBC engine by roppa440 on Wed 06 Dec 17 10:48

» C5 thrown a 'serpentine' belt by roppa440 on Tue 05 Dec 17 09:38

» Proposed BBCN Region Christmas meet 2nd December by autocolor on Mon 04 Dec 17 19:14

» Bolton to Haywards Heath by stevel98 on Mon 04 Dec 17 09:31

» dashboard removal? by frogeyeman on Sun 03 Dec 17 23:06

» C1 Borg Warner 4-speed by monzax on Sun 03 Dec 17 19:55

winter suspension rebuild



Reply to topic
View previous topicEmail to a FriendPrinter FriendlyView next topic

Author

Message

Nicetie

Regional Rep

Thu 14 Sep 17 16:32

winter suspension rebuild


Evening all!
So I'm starting to plan the winter suspension rebuild on my '73 454 convertible
Is there a guide anywhere as I've not been able to find one yet...
I'm guessing I'll need to pull the aircon compressor and alternator as a minimum from the front of the engine to get access but it would be hand to have a guide as to sequence of events/what to remove to do it
I was planning on leaving the engine in place if possible as only have a small garage!
Many thanks
Ian


--------------------
Ian
'73 C3 454 Convertible in Black

Reply with quote

Daytona Vette

Club Member

Fri 15 Sep 17 06:34

Re: winter suspension rebuild


Removal of the engine or ancillaries is not necessary to rebuild the suspension.

get the Vette Brake Products catalogue lots of product info and images there

search you tube videos, it is all bolt on bolt off you just need to shim it correctly to get the geometry set up correct


--------------------
Barry - Daytona Vette

Reply with quote

Reply to topic
View previous topicEmail to a FriendPrinter FriendlyPrivate MessengerView next topic


Permissions

You cannot post new threads in this forum
You cannot reply to threads in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot add events in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum