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Mopar suspension and brakes questions submitted by our readers and answered by our technical editors.

‘Cuda Handling

Tech Question Magnus Wallner, Stockholm, Sweden, 1972 Plymouth Cuda 340 I'm restoring and hopefully improving my 340 6pak 'Cuda, and since it's only gonna be a road car, I wanna improve handling as much as I can (afford). I have acquired…

Brake Removal ’64 Belvedere

Tech Question Pete Helm, Minneapolis, MN, 1964 Plymouth Belvedere 318 Hi Rick, I'm having a heck of a time getting the frontdrum brakes off the '64 Belvedere I own. This is the fist time I haveattempted the removal of them. I am…

DOT 5 Brake Fluid Switch

Tech Question Gary Boak, Chilliwack, BC, Canada, 1969 Dart Swinger 340 I notice in the April 04 issue you say that DOT 5 brakefluid can be used without flushing the system. Everything I have heard andread states that Dot 5 does not…

B-Body Sub Frame Connectors

Tech Question matt daly, nyssa, OR, 1973 Plymouth Sattellite 400 Do 1973 B-bodies require subframe connectors for highhorsepower engines? If so, do you know where to purchase bolt on connectors? Bolt-on connectors are…

’73 Dodge Disc Brake Interchange

Tech Question Dave Black, Warren, MI, 71 Dodge Charger Disk Brakes Hello. Will the disk brake set up spindles,upper lowercontrol arms from a 73 Dodge Charger fit other makes and model cars? If sowhat make, model, and year? Thank…

’68 Fury III Handling Upgrade

Tech Question David Gibson, Charlotte, NC, 1968 Plymouth Fury III Convertible 318 I'd like to have better than stock handling for my 1968Plymouth Fury III Convertible. I'm looking at adding a 1-1/8" frontanti-sway bar and a 7/8"…

’68 Dart Wheel Hop

Tech Question Jose Martinez, Santiago, Chile, 1968 Dodge Dart GTS 318 Hi; I´m writing you because I have a big bounce in my Dartrear end when I try to spin the wheels, I don´t know how it says, it´s aboutburn the rear tires. I have…