General Suspension, Brakes & Wheel Stickies In Here

Discussion in 'Suspension, Steering, Brake & Wheel Topics' started by rscamaro73, Nov 14, 2007.

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  1. rscamaro73

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    As it states, we'll add to these as time goes on....

    impact on handling chart: http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showpost.php?p=3234266&postcount=9

    wheel locks are useless:

    WHEEL AND TIRE COMBOS:
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=47101

    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=147147&page=2&highlight=17x9

    Shock Absorber FAQ : http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=49990

    Steering Shaft Rebuild Process : http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=92926

    Herb Adams mod (relocating leaf spring front eye mount) : http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=64395

    Leaf Spring Upgrades : http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=57006

    Polyurethane Bushings : http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=70313

    The ULTIMATE C5 Brake Reference Post : http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=74546

    Changing subframe bushings http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=251412

    Subframe mount dimensions http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=231575

    HOW TO MEASURE STEERING BOX RATIO
    http://www.pozziracing.com/camaro_steering.htm#Steering box and ratio info

    Alston Racing/Pro-Touring F-Body Subframe Connectors:
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=79175
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?p=1210152

    How to make your own Art Rasmussen subframe connectors: http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=106859

    More DIY SFCs: http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?p=1910155&posted=1#post1910155

    Power Steering Hoses: http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?p=757543#post757543

    12" (1LE) Rotor Upgrade
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=109707
    http://www.nastyz28.com/2gcog/brake12.html
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=182800 (nice photo walk thru)
    RELATED PAD INFORMATION: http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=88955&highlight=d61+hawk

    S10-Blazer rear disc conversion
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=109454

    Suspension Terms for newbs:
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=113316

    Pedal Rod Ratio Chart

    General disc brake info for newbs

    Firewall Brace / G-brace Install:
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=86423

    Good info on C4/C5/C6 Brakes:
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?p=1345058#post1345058

    The best wheel/tire calculator ever

    Another calc:
    http://www.1010tires.com/TireSizeCalculator.asp


    How to rebuild OE calipers:
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=179858

    Great thread with pictures on changing subframe bushings

    How to rebuild OE rear drum brakes:
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=181713

    Rebuilding a MC
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=190597

    Vibration Issues: http://www.tirerack.com/images/tires/vibechart.pdf

    Early & later subframes are different!!!: http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showthread.php?t=247098

    Early & later control arms are different!!:http://www.leverfamilysite.com/F_Body_Two_Types_of Lower.htm
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showpost.php?p=3245292&postcount=2

    How to Replace a Steering Box - Video (UnseenZ28 aka "Klown's Garage")

    How To Replace Front Springs - Video (UnseenZ28 aka "Klown's Garage")

    How to Replace Rear Leaf Springs - Video (UnseenZ28 aka "Klown's Garage")


    All sorts of wheel tech Info: https://www.rsracing.com/tech-wheel.html
    • How to Measure Bolt Patterns
    • How to Measure Wheel Backspace or Offset
    • How to Determine Vehicle Fitment
    • Determine Wheel Caliper Clearance
    • Typical Lug Nut Torque Specifications
    • Wheel Terminology
    • Modular Wheel Inspection and Maintenance
    • Modular Wheel Leak Detection

    Advanced Suspension Discussion

    Springs and Natural Frequency

    Over-All Suspension Design and Theory

    The Big Suspension calculator spreadsheet (Download)

    Homemade hardline straightener: http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/showpost.php?p=2917662&postcount=242

    Convert toe degrees/inches
    https://robrobinette.com/ConvertToeInchesToDegrees.htm
    https://robrobinette.com/ConvertToeDegreesToInches.htm

    Camaro Component Weight Database
    http://www.nastyz28.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=21108&d=1468428527
     
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