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scvortisch

lowering front end 914 2.0

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Anyone know a trick to dropping the front end on a 73 914 2.0. looks like the strut is welded to the spindle. do you just cut the weld and slide the spindle up the strut some and re weld. that would my guess. im only looking for about an inch to inch and a half. any suggestions would be great. thanks.. shawn

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Don't you just turn the bolt on the end of the torsion bar? Been a long time since I had a 1974 914 2.0 but that is what I remember.

You should also loosen the steering box knuckle and realign it with the lowered front end - so the geometry will be right.

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Don't you just turn the bolt on the end of the torsion bar? Been a long time since I had a 1974 914 2.0 but that is what I remember.

You should also loosen the steering box knuckle and realign it with the lowered front end - so the geometry will be right.

i found it. thanks for the input. this is my first air-cooled older car like this. use to modern day technology. thanks for the help..

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