What would be the easiest way to lift my 1973 nova?

Novanovanova
20

Asked by Novanovanova Jan 31, 2009 at 09:14 PM about the 1973 Chevrolet Nova

Question type: Car Customization

The leaf springs are under the axle, so a u-bolt lift kit doesn't work.  or does it?

Thanks for any info!!!!

7 Answers

Novanovanova
20

Lift the rear end that is.

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Jacob Fraser
935

you could to a spring over conversion, parts are free (other then new u bolts etc) just have to move the spring perches and re bolt it up, its relatively labor intensive although. or the easier route would be to find a new set of springs that lift the rear up slightly, i would assume its for drag racing so blocks would be crap....

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Morgan Goldstein
35

A jack stand would help you just twist the handle and the car MAGICALLY RAISES!!! OMG!!!

Morgan Goldstein
35

to bad all you have to do is criticize other peoples replies, way to go!

Austin Sturgeon
15

yur just pissed cuz u cant use a jack correctly

Morgan Goldstein
35

im also 12

Austin Sturgeon
15

So? I'm 15 and i've known how to use a jack since before I could spell it. (Included is a picture of a 71 Nova I am rebuilding)

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