Coilover spring manufactures will advertise spring height when compressed.
You need to calculate your total travel, and determine if your spring height allows enough travel.
8-10" spring heights work best on SHO's
Is your tire hitting the spring perch, or the 2" housing?
Have you tried to raise the strut assembly in the knuckle? Then cut a dead spring coil to adjust your ride height.
Coilovers may help the perch clearance. Use of short springs can get the perch above the tire. Watch for coil bind with to...
I wish I could find neat SHO's in my driveway.
Thank you for joining and sharing pictures. Good luck on the project.
Please check out SHOClubofAmerica.com and consider the convention. You can get this car back on the race track where it belongs.
Start with changing the thermostat. This could be the cause of coolant temps constantly changing.
Cam seals on the front engine are common leakers, or the valve cover gaskets will leak onto exhaust manifolds.
From the factory, the SHO trans has a fill hole at the front. No drain plug. You need...
Cometic is the manufacture of current available V8 head gaskets.
They can be purchased directly from Cometic for a reasonable price.
You need to call or email them for any SHO gasket. They are not listed on there website.
This car looks great. I would welcome it in my collection very fast. If it was a true plus this car would be that more special.
Everyone thinks there car is a plus these days.
I'll let this one slide because the car is just that nice looking.