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Username Post: Rear sway bar        (Topic#347949)
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Loc: North La.
Reg: 01-30-02
10-29-17 06:54 PM - Post#2712627    

Do people add rear sway bars to the back of their 55’s. I have one I have added on the front and it makes a lot of difference. Thought maybe one might be useful on the rear also.


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10-30-17 07:12 AM - Post#2712680    
    In response to rls8836

It depends on the type of driving you plan on doing. If you just plan on street and highway cruising it’s probably unnecessary and you may not realize any difference (improvement).

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10-30-17 08:35 AM - Post#2712695    
    In response to rls8836

I put front and rear both on my '57. They both offered improvement, but the front was certainly more effective than the rear.

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10-30-17 10:49 AM - Post#2712705    
    In response to nstlga

I removed the rear anti sway because I didn't notice any significant improvement in handling.
Also created issues with exhaust clearance when the body was lowered. Makes everything look cluttered back there in my opinion.

57 Hardtop 302 & 3 Speed OD
93 Camaro Z28 Indy Pace Car


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