Boxdin
Vannin.com logo
We host with and recommend Your-Site.Com - This site works best with FireFox - this site is powered by UBBCentral



Site Navigation


Advertisements
Recent Posts
New member from Knoxville, TN
by newkirkinc1
40 minutes 10 seconds ago
Custom Vanner Issue 8 out now!
by newkirkinc1
48 minutes 33 seconds ago
Couple junkyard pics.
by spanishfly
Today at 04:46 PM
mid ford seat bolt pattern
by JIm_Rockford
Today at 04:31 PM
We got another van!
by newkirkinc1
Today at 04:30 PM
What Did You do To your Van Today?
by KenD
Today at 02:50 PM
Dodge 1989 fiesta XRT need camper electrical advice
by frscke1
Today at 12:48 PM
Jokes Thread
by DrBob
Today at 11:10 AM
Sport Wheel Center Cap Bolts
by 87ChevyVan
Today at 11:00 AM
Article on Jalopnic with van pics
by wookee
Today at 09:43 AM
Featured Links



Cluster Map
Locations of visitors to this page
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#565281 - May 29th 2012 2:45 am Lowering G10
NE_Wraps Offline
stranger

Registered: June 21st 2011 12:47 am
Posts: 9
Loc: NH
Wondering the best way to lower a G10 Van. Are there any kits on the market. Low cost options, etc.

Thanks

Top
#565286 - May 29th 2012 6:34 am Re: Lowering G10 [Re: NE_Wraps]
Wizard78 Offline
Supreme Master

Registered: August 20th 2008 10:14 pm
Posts: 17050
Loc: Virginia
Ask Catfish & Munz on here
_________________________
Everyday above ground is a Good Day!!!
Never Stop Vannin'


Owner & Creator of Wizard's Van-In Videos
Member of Riding High Truckers from 1982 to 1996
2nd Member of The Toopa Sinner Tribe
Member of Free Bird Vanners 1996 to Present
Member of Cape Atlantic Truckers South Jersey
Host Club of Freeze Out
Certified Nats Judge
Member of Shenandoah Valley Vans

Top
#565300 - May 29th 2012 8:17 am Re: Lowering G10 [Re: Wizard78]
NE_Wraps Offline
stranger

Registered: June 21st 2011 12:47 am
Posts: 9
Loc: NH
Will do, Thanks

Top
#565321 - May 29th 2012 9:34 am Re: Lowering G10 [Re: NE_Wraps]
CatFish Offline
pooh-bah

Registered: September 13th 2005 12:00 pm
Posts: 6560
Loc: Georgia
Welcome.
You can go springs or spindles or both.
But either way you must post pictures! Might be a law, I don't know. grin
Some info on dropped spindles here:
http://www.vanning.com/threads/ubbthreads.php/topics/214159/1.html

There are many other posts on this, just do a search and they should pop up.
_________________________
Member of PeachState Vanners
Member of the Florida Van Council
President of the South East Van Council
http://southeastvancouncil.com/

"A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are built for."
___________________________________________________________________________________


Top
#565322 - May 29th 2012 9:35 am Re: Lowering G10 [Re: NE_Wraps]
River_Rat Offline
veteran

Registered: April 13th 2011 1:37 pm
Posts: 2182
Loc: blountstown FL.
What year is the van?
_________________________

Top
#567994 - June 12th 2012 12:46 am Re: Lowering G10 [Re: River_Rat]
NE_Wraps Offline
stranger

Registered: June 21st 2011 12:47 am
Posts: 9
Loc: NH
Hello, my van is a 90' G10.
I don't know where to get springs to lower my van. Are there other springs that will be compatible like 73-87 Chevy?
Future plans is to bag it with 3 or 4 link and mini tubs.
That's a long way off so for now I really want to just get it dropped as cheaply as possible.
I have a real good spring company out here that will re-arch me leafs, so that leaves lowering coils in the front to locate.
I have some pics on Car Domain of my van, will post progress on there as well.

http://www.cardomain.com/gallery/12033947

Top
#567995 - June 12th 2012 12:57 am Re: Lowering G10 [Re: CatFish]
NE_Wraps Offline
stranger

Registered: June 21st 2011 12:47 am
Posts: 9
Loc: NH
Hey Catfish,

Do you know where I can get lowering springs for my van ? 1990 G10. DO you have pics of your Chevy lowered and how much was it lowered ?
I have a company that is going to re-arch the rear leafs for me but need to get front springs.

Thanks

Top
#568003 - June 12th 2012 6:40 am Re: Lowering G10 [Re: NE_Wraps]
CatFish Offline
pooh-bah

Registered: September 13th 2005 12:00 pm
Posts: 6560
Loc: Georgia
Summit will have 'em or you can check with your local low-rider shops. The problem you'll have with most mail order places like Summit or Jegs is they don't have a listing for vans. You'll need to order springs for a mid-eighties pick-up.
If you've never done any suspension lowering, hit your local car shows and talk to the clubs you see there. They usually know more about local sources that can save you a ton of time and effort.
_________________________
Member of PeachState Vanners
Member of the Florida Van Council
President of the South East Van Council
http://southeastvancouncil.com/

"A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are built for."
___________________________________________________________________________________


Top

Moderator:  Beast_Lee 
Upcoming Events
Vantopia II
06-06-2014
AdSense
Instagram Feed
Who's Online
0 registered (), 5 Guests and 15 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
cable_guy, Theonewiththehat, Marian, mattmccurry, CCLTD93
7754 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
HighwayStar 140
newkirkinc1 134
Reed 105
lukester 98
apo234 81
frscke1 81
al55 78
Glitch 77
cjhardcore 74
CatFish 70
Forum Stats
7755 Members
66 Forums
29595 Topics
459246 Posts

Max Online: 177 @ May 08th 2013 5:58 am

This site works best with
Download Firefox