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Doing a full suspension revision on my car. Spring and shock package will be close to the current MK 4, front 500, rear 300. Other things also to keep it level on the track, firm, etc, but not needed for this thread.

The car used to have a much stiffer spring package (700/450), but my back will no longer take it. It is rough on the street, but a razor on the track. Had to soften it if I wish to continue walking upright.

I need to initially get the car back on it's sneakers, so I can drive, set the suspension, align, corner weigh. Looking for a starting point, so asking all of you to tell me what you have. I'll look at all the answers, and compare.

Weight is 2350 Lbs. soaking wet.

Looking for measurements from front and rear ends of the 4" tubes, nowhere else.
 

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4.5 inches in the back and 4 in the front.

Steve
 
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3 7/8 front, 4 1/8 rear.
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Thank You so far for your numbers. Confirming a rough starting point, and degree of rake. I'm open to any others if you wish to post.

Dan
 

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Was at 3 7/8 front, 4 1/8 rear, but had speed bump issues. Car is a daily driver. Current 4" X 4 1/4
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