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Old 05-29-2001, 11:53 AM   #1
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Question Trying to figure out the current drop my truck has.

I bought a 1967 C10 a couple months ago.
It has been lowered, but incorrectly.
I am thinking of a 2/4 or a 4/6 inch drop.
I am trying to figure out what I have now to try and decide which route to take.
Can anyone please tell me how I would tell?
Is there a measurement from the bottom of the fenders, or the rocker panel, from the top of the rear end to the frame?
I figure there has to be away to tell.
I sure would appreciate any suggestions.
Thank you.
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Old 05-29-2001, 08:00 PM   #2
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Just find another truck that's not lowered, even one sitting in a parking lot somewhere and compare. Probably easyist to measure to the rockers and bottom of the boxside.
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Old 05-30-2001, 02:43 AM   #3
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on my 67 from the middle of the rear wheel well its 34 1/2 inches to the ground and on the front from the ground to the middle of the wheel well its 32 1/2 inches,the front i belive to be the factory springs while the rear are brand new stock springs only 1 week ols,if you have any other questions or want measurements email me at rustyolshovel@aol.com

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Old 05-30-2001, 09:49 AM   #4
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thanks doughby82. I guess I've got a 4" drop up front-probably 5" in back

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