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EMPI 16-2421 - ZINC PLATED AXLE SPINDLE NUT, 36MM, TYPE 1 67-79, GHIA 67-74, TYPE 3 64-73, EACH EMPI 16-2401 - AXLE SPACER KIT FOR SWING AXLE, 4 PCS. EMPI 3164 - IRS CONVERSION CLIPS - PAIR - RAW
0 Stock axle spacers just won't hold up to the abuse of off-road and hi- performance applications. Or when replacing the axle bearings you might as well up grade at the same time. Convert any Swing Axle pan to I.R.S. with these clips. Welding required.
EMPI 3163 - IRS BOX KIT - 6 PCS - RAW EMPI 16-2308 - STANDARD SIZE STUB AXLE FOR TYPE 1, 8MM THREADS, EACH - 113 501 231 EMPI 17-2672 - IRS ADJUSTABLE SPRING PLATES - PAINTED - 21 3/4" TORSION BARS - PAIR
Strengthen your stock I.R.S. trailing arms with this box and gusset set. 0 Adjustable swing axle spring plate. Stop having to adjust your ride the old fashion way. Use these adjustable spring plates to quickly and easily adjust your suspension to suit the terrain or passenger count.
Requires 2 I.D. Inner bushings & 1 7/8 I.D. Outer bushings.
SOLD AS PAIR.
Spring plate lengths are determined by the length of the torsion bar that they are attaching to. If you look at the torsion housing and the cap at the end is solid then you need 21-3/4. If the cap has a hole in the middle with a stub protruding you will want to measure the bar Transmission Style: IRS Torsion Bar Length: 21-3/4 Quantity: 2 Pieces IRS SPRING PLATES Adjustable
EMPI 17-2673 - IRS ADJUSTABLE SPRING PLATES - PAINTED - 24 11/16" TORSION BARS - PAIR EMPI 17-2674 - IRS ADJUSTABLE SPRING PLATES - PAINTED - 26 9/16" TORSION BARS - PAIR EMPI 17-2669 - SWING AXLE ADJUSTABLE SPRING PLATES - PAINTED - 21 3/4" TORSION BARS - PAIR
Adjustable swing axle spring plate. Stop having to adjust your ride the old fashion way. Use these adjustable spring plates to quickly and easily adjust your suspension to suit the terrain or passenger count.
Requires 2 I.D. Inner bushings & 1 7/8 I.D. Outer bushings.
SOLD AS PAIR.
Spring plate lengths are determined by the length of the torsion bar that they are attaching to. If you look at the torsion housing and the cap at the end is solid then you need 21-3/4. If the cap has a hole in the middle with a stub protruding you will want to measure the bar Transmission Style: IRS Torsion Bar Length: 21-3/4 Quantity: 2 Pieces IRS SPRING PLATES Adjustable
Adjustable swing axle spring plate. Stop having to adjust your ride the old fashion way. Use these adjustable spring plates to quickly and easily adjust your suspension to suit the terrain or passenger count.
Requires 2 I.D. Inner bushings & 1 7/8 I.D. Outer bushings.
SOLD AS PAIR.
Spring plate lengths are determined by the length of the torsion bar that they are attaching to. If you look at the torsion housing and the cap at the end is solid then you need 21-3/4. If the cap has a hole in the middle with a stub protruding you will want to measure the bar Transmission Style: IRS Torsion Bar Length: 21-3/4 Quantity: 2 Pieces IRS SPRING PLATES Adjustable
Stock Application:
Volkswagen Type 1 Bug / Beetle 1960 Thru 1968 Swing Axle
Volkswagen Type 1 Karmann Ghia 1960 Thru 1968 Swing Axle

Modified Application:
Volkswagen Type 1 Baja Bug / Beetle Using 21-3/4" Torsion Bars, Swing Axle
Volkswagen Type Dune Buggies Or Sandrails Using 21-3/4" Torsion Bars, Swing Axle

Note: Individual Applications May Vary Due To Unknown Torsion Bar & Spring Plate Exchanges Or Modifications By Previous Owners.
EMPI 17-2670 - SWING AXLE ADJUSTABLE SPRING PLATES - PAINTED - 24 11/16" TORSION BARS - PAIR EMPI 17-2671 - SWING AXLE ADJUSTABLE SPRING PLATES - PAINTED - 26 9/16"" TORSION BARS - PAIR
Stock Application:
Volkswagen Type 1 Bug / Beetle 1960 Thru 1968 Swing Axle
Volkswagen Type 1 Karmann Ghia 1960 Thru 1968 Swing Axle

Modified Application:
Volkswagen Type 1 Baja Bug / Beetle Using 21-3/4" Torsion Bars, Swing Axle
Volkswagen Type Dune Buggies Or Sandrails Using 21-3/4" Torsion Bars, Swing Axle

Note: Individual Applications May Vary Due To Unknown Torsion Bar & Spring Plate Exchanges Or Modifications By Previous Owners.
Stock Application:
Volkswagen Type 1 Bug / Beetle 1960 Thru 1968 Swing Axle
Volkswagen Type 1 Karmann Ghia 1960 Thru 1968 Swing Axle

Modified Application:
Volkswagen Type 1 Baja Bug / Beetle Using 21-3/4" Torsion Bars, Swing Axle
Volkswagen Type Dune Buggies Or Sandrails Using 21-3/4" Torsion Bars, Swing Axle

Note: Individual Applications May Vary Due To Unknown Torsion Bar & Spring Plate Exchanges Or Modifications By Previous Owners.
   
 

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