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Okay, after a bit of looking around, I'm pretty sure i need to get coil springs. I was wondering if anyone knows of where to buy a good set thats not too extremely expensive, and won't lower the car any. I would like to stick with the stock height, i just like the look of it more. Thanks for any responses :D
 

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I posted above about shocks and springs etc. above from PST. When the springs were installed the car sat high. It took a while for it to settle to normal height. Just to let you know what to expect. :cool:
 

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I Got some generic NAPA/Balkamp pieces, KYB Shocks, Belltech Dropped Spindles (2 in drop), and Global West Del-a-lum bushings. Expensive parts but they are the best out there, as a word of warning if you get their upper A-Arm bushings you have to get their A-arm rod (the one that holds the arm to the frame, whatever its called) the stock one won't work. I learned the hard way, my car is up in the air with no front end, I've got a local shop pushung the bushings and I found out about the rod at 5:15 on Friday, ran home and called Global West hoping to get something here today but no go. Worst part is I need the car monday And it will be Wednesday before I can get them installed. :-(
 

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does anyone happen to know anything about the PST ground zero springs? I found them for 95 for the front pair and another 95 for the rear. Anyone know if they are a good brand or not? thinking about making these my new springs. I really need some bad, and that 200 for all four springs is looking good to me(bank account is getting real low) Any replies are always appreciated!! :D
 

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Will they lower the car? If so how much?
 

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Steve, I've had the Ground Zero in for three years now and no problems. But also replaced all the bushings and front end parts, sway bar and shocks. They all work as a unit and replacing just one piece my not get the results your looking for. Also as long as the front end is in pieces I would go all the way. I think I paid about $650 for everything including Edelbrock IAS shocks (from Summit). The bushings were the "super polygraphite kit". p-s-t.com. JMHO 8)
 

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I got a pair of front springs for a big block A body. $40.00 bucks. Cut off one coil for stock height and solid ride! :p
 

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I purchased a set of rear springs form Moog and they are great! P/N 5391. They are stiff enough that the air shocks don't even need air in them.
 

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rear coils

If you can get rear coils out of a Malibu wagon, it'll lift you 2-3" at least.

They fit, I've done it. My parts car is a '79 wagon for my '80 el camino.

I highly recommend it. :)
 

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Thats what I had. I changed them because I don't like the "jacked up look" any more. 8) I am a 1 1/2 lower in front & stock height rear with air bags.
 
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