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LARRY SHAW TECH AREA

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SHAW LATE MODEL / OPEN WHEELMODIFIED ADJUSTMENT GUIDE
Problem / Adjustment
Tight on Entry
Loose on Entry
Tight in Middle
Loose in Middle
Tight on Exit
Loose on Exit
LF Spring
Soften
Stiffen
-
-
-
-
RF Spring
Stiffen
Soften
-
-
Soften
Stiffen
LR Spring
Stiffen
Soften
-
-
Soften
Stiffen
RR Spring
Soften
Stiffen
-
-
Stiffen
Soften
LF Shock
Less Comp.
More Comp.
More Rebound
Less Rebound
More Rebound
Less Rebound
RF Shock
More Comp.
Less Comp.
More Comp.
Less Comp.
More Rebound
Less Rebound
LR Shock
More Rebound
Less Rebound
More Rebound
Less Rebound
More Comp.
Less Comp.
RR Shock
More Comp.
Less Comp.
More Comp.
More Rebound
More Comp.
Less Comp.
Panhard Bar @ Pinion
Raise
Lower
Raise
Lower
-
-
Panhard Bar @ Frame
Lower
Raise
Lower
Raise
-
-
LR Top Rod - Frame
-
-
Lower
Raise
Lower
Raise
LR Top Rod - B/C
-
-
-
-
Raise
Lower
LR Bottom Rod
Raise
Lower
-
-
Raise
Lower
RR Top Rod
Lower
Raise
-
-
Raise
Lower
RR Bottom Rod
Raise
Lower
-
-
Raise
Lower
Ballast Height
Lower
Raise
Lower
Raise
Lower
Raise
Left Side %
Increase
Decrease
Increase
Decrease
Decrease
Increase
Rear %
Decrease
Increase
Increase
Decrease
Decrease
Increase
Diagonal / Wedge
Increase
Decrease
Decrease
Increase
Decrease
Increase
Trail RR Wheelbase
Lengthen Right Side
Shorten Right Side
Lengthen Right Side
Shorten Right Side
Lengthen Right Side
Shorten Right Side
Rap Up Shock
Lower @ Frame
Raise @ Frame
-
-
-
-
Air Pressure
Increase RR
Decrease RR
Increase RR
Decrease RR
Increase RR
Decrease RR
NOTES:
1. Keep in mind when making adjustment that almost any change is a compromise.
2. Make changes in one area at a time to understand results.