2000 LATE MODEL SETUP

2000 LARRY SHAW COMBO CAR (4 - BAR OR SWINGARM):

RIGHT SIDE UPPER A-FRAME 9 1/2 INCHES WITH 3/4 INCH SPACERS
LEFT SIDE UPPER A-FRAME 9 1/2 INCHES NO SPACERS
LEFT SIDE LOWER A-FRAME 16 5/8 INCHES
RIGHT SIDE LOWER A-FRAME 18 INCHES

RACK AND PINION GOES IN  RIGHT SET OF HOLES
LEFT SIDE TIE ROD SLEEVE 14 INCHES
RIGHT SIDE TIE ROD SLEEVE 16 INCHES
STRUT RODS 17 INCH SLEEVES ON BOTH SIDES NO SPACERS

CAMBER (RIGHT FRONT NEGATIVE 4)      (LEFT FRONT POSITION 2)+
CASTER (RIGHT FRONT POSITION 4)         ( LEFT FRONT POSITION 2)
TOE 5/16 INCHES OUT
FRONT RIDE HEIGHTS (LEFT FRONT 2 1/2 INCHES)    (RIGHT FRONT 2 7/8 INCHES)
REAR RIDE HEIGHTS    (RIGHT REAR 3 3/8 INCHES)    (LEFT REAR 3 3/8 INCHES)  WILL VARY WITH WEDGE

FRONT SHOCKS    75'S
REAR SHOCKS      94'S

LEFT FRONT SPRING 500 RIGHT FRONT SPRING 500
NOTE: USE 400 ON RIGHT FRONT WHEN MOUNTING SPRING BEHIND LEFT REAR. 
LEFT REAR SPRING 225 RIGHT REAR SPRING 225

USE 1 DAMPNER SHOCKS ON REAR END
USE 400 POUND BRAKE SPRING

LOWER 4-BARS (14 3/8 INCHES) SECOND HOLE UP BOTH SIDES
UPPER 4-BARS (17 INCHES) SECOND HOLE DOWN ON BOTH SIDES

PANHARD BAR CENTERLINE OF YOLK ON REAR END AND 5 INCHES HIGHER ON CHASSIS USING (J-BAR 22 1/4 INCHES).
CENTER REAR END 12 INCHES FROM SIDE BELL TO 1 1/2 FRAME RAIL ON RIGHT SIDE.

SCALE CAR WITH DRIVER AND 20 GALLONS OF FUEL.
LEFT SIDE 54%, REAR 56%   (110 TO 130 POUNDS)  OF LEFT REAR BITE.

START WITH 1 INCH STAGGER IN FRONT AND 4 INCHES IN REAR , YOU WILL NEED TO MOUNT YOUR LEAD BETWEEN THE DRIVER AND LEFT WHEEL AXLE TUBE.  IF USING A STEEL BLOCK YOU WILL HAVE TO MOUNT 40 TO 50  POUNDS BEHIND LEFT REAR AXLE.  

RECOMMENDED AIR PRESSURE:   LEFT FRONT 9, RIGHT FRONT 12, LEFT REAR 6, RIGHT REAR 10.

SCALING PROCEDURE:

1.  CHECK FUEL LEVEL 20 GALLONS
2.  SET STAGGER AND AIR PRESSURE
3.  SET RIDE HEIGHTS
4.  CHECK TOTAL WEIGHT AND (LEFT SIDE % AND REAR %) TO DETERMINE HOW MUCH LEAD IS NEEDED AND    WHERE IT SHOULD BE PLACED.
5.  RECHECK RIDE HEIGHTS AND SET THE WEDGE LAST.

For more information,
contact Kevin Shaw at 1-870-251-2966

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