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Username Post: 1962 belair sedan shocks        (Topic#358081)
6t2 sedan 
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Reg: 09-11-16
09-16-19 02:46 PM - Post#2775657    

I have a 1962 belair sedan 283 powerglide with 15" rally wheels and 225/60r15 tires. still has the original shocks on it what are most guys using for replacement? Its a bit of a job to remove wheels and rear tires now. looking at replacing all four shocks thanks.



 
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dgstarr 
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Loc: Portland, OR
Reg: 04-16-13
09-16-19 03:24 PM - Post#2775661    
    In response to 6t2 sedan

I have used KYB Gas Adjust on both a 62 an a 63 Impala with excellent results. They also make an Excel G which is a lower pressure gas shock. The Gas Adjust gives better handling without making the ride to harsh. It is hard to beat RockAuto's prices on line.

Dave









 
DonSSDD 
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Loc: Nova Scotia, Canada
Reg: 08-21-01
09-16-19 04:30 PM - Post#2775667    
    In response to dgstarr

I agree with Dave, have had KYB gas adjust on several of my cars.

63 Pontiac Parisienne Sport Coupe(CDN Chev mechanically (409, 4 speed),62 Bel Air SC (sold), 59 El Camino (sold), 62 Bel Air SC(sold), 63 SWC Vette (sold),
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jamie_62belair 
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Age: 34
Loc: new zealand
Reg: 06-13-17
09-16-19 09:55 PM - Post#2775682    
    In response to dgstarr

yes im also running kyb gas adjust from rockauto,great shocks for the price



 
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