<VV> Re:Early Rear Toe

UltraMonzaWest@aol.com UltraMonzaWest@aol.com
Sat, 1 May 2004 23:59:29 EDT

> Matt Wrote
> > Gee,  thought I suggested slotting the motormount to body  bolt 
> > holes....
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> Smitty says:  Matt if you are talking about the rear mount, GM beat you to
> that about 40 years ago.  The rear mount support plate has always had a
> fore and aft slot in it.  If you are talking about the front mounts and
> slotting the body holes fore and aft that would be non productive as the
> support bar to tranny shims already take care of that.  If you are
> talking about slotting them side to side I can't see that as an asset to
> providing differential in toe between the axles.  It would be detrimental
> to yoke engagement in the diff though.
>         You must be some kind of a Late Model owner.

The amount of side to side movement is negligable....when done at the rear 
body mount [side to side]....this makes up for a tweaked body shell.

Only Earlies I've owned were cut up! ggg   Worked better that way!   Remember