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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old Jan 5th, 10, 6:40 PM Thread Starter
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2 Door / 4 Door Frame Difference

I have to replace both rear upper shock/spring mounts on my frame. Is there any difference between 2 door and 4 door frames other than length?

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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old Jan 5th, 10, 7:43 PM
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Re: 2 Door / 4 Door Frame Difference

What year?
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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old Jan 5th, 10, 7:48 PM
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On your 70 the length in the middle is different, 64 - 67 are the same.

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Re: 2 Door / 4 Door Frame Difference

The shock mount area are the same on the 2 and 4 door, do you have replacements yet? Joe AzChevs.com
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post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old Jan 5th, 10, 9:20 PM Thread Starter
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Re: 2 Door / 4 Door Frame Difference

I don't have replacements yet. I found a good deal on a 72 frame. Don't know if it's a 2 or 4 door. I'm waiting to hear back from the guy.

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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old Jan 6th, 10, 1:26 PM Thread Starter
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Re: 2 Door / 4 Door Frame Difference

Well so much for that. The guy pulled the add. He wanted $300 for the frame, suspension parts, a hood and good front and rear bumpers. No wonder it didn't last.

A local auto wrecker has some mounts for $100/ea. I found another guy a couple hours from here that has a bunch of Chevelles, including 12 documented big block cars in various states of repair. He won't sell any of them but will sell me the odd part or two.

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I have them for $125.00 pair plus shipping, rust free and with no problems. Thanks,Joe AzChevs.com
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Good to know. Shipping to Canada might break me though.

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