<VV> What the Heck are Those Things? Humor
corvair2 at earthlink.net
Tue Jul 4 22:59:01 EDT 2006
You can go without them due to that superior rear suspension design.
>From: Marc Sheridan <sheridanma at adelphia.net>
>Sent: Jul 3, 2006 9:57 PM
>To: Rich Elwell <richelwell at gmail.com>, VirtualVairs at corvair.org
>Subject: Re: <VV> What the Heck are Those Things?
>>From what I've learned from this list, the fronts dampers are "must haves".
>Otherwise you get significant cowl shake over bumps. The rears, I believe,
>are optional. Since I had my car painted I have left the rear canisters out
>and have observed no significant difference from what I remember from
>Of course if you are going for a stock restoration, you want all four
>canisters. If not, you can realize a significant weight savings by leaving
>the rears out and the rear of a Corvair is the best place to lose weight.
>'66 Monza 'vert
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