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#1 2016-12-16 14:04:45

brian walton
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front springs

Austin ten 1933 the front springs seem very flat and there is about 2inches clearance at the bump stop and the spring hangers are well past the vertical it seems to bottom out on bad and bumpy roads any one got any benchmarks on settings  Briang

#2 2016-12-16 14:34:54

813_Peter_Winney
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Registered: 2013-01-04
Posts: 1,019

Re: front springs

This appears to be normal for a 1932-36 10/4. Indeed some may regard a 2" travel as an improvement over the usual 1" or so between bump stop and chassis.  A design compromise was made between handling/body roll and comfort on a narrow chassis.

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