Author Topic: rear spring saddle bushings  (Read 162 times)

Offline Stangly

  • Gold Level Subscriber
  • Sr. Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 402
rear spring saddle bushings
« on: May 25, 2017, 08:16:42 PM »
Noticed in the chassis assembly manual (69) two U-shaped pads that go between the axle and the spring and the spring and the shock mounting bracket. I found them online and they are called "spring saddle bushings" by White Line for years 65-73. The AM shows for all cougar and body style 65E ex 428. Are these typically found on cars and if so has it been typically the cougars and coupes. Thanks in advance and everybody have a great memorial day weekend.

David,
69 Sports Roof 302 2V (numbers matching)
Dearborn (June build date) Acapulco Blue
68 Coupe J-Code
San Jose (June build date) Sea Foam Green
2001 V6 Laser Red
2015 GT Deep Impact Blue

Offline J_Speegle

  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 13605
Re: rear spring saddle bushings
« Reply #1 on: May 26, 2017, 01:15:10 AM »
The pads between the rearend housing, rear spring and the spring saddle/shock mount is not a Mustang or Shelby used item for production cars
Jeff Speegle

Anything worth doing is worth doing concours ;)

Offline azscj

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 667
    • Anghel Restorations
Re: rear spring saddle bushings
« Reply #2 on: May 26, 2017, 02:36:58 AM »
The Cougars have something like this...but not sure we are talking about the same thing here. 
Marcus Anghel
MCA National Gold Card Judge, 69-71 Mustang
SAAC National Head Judge, Boss Mustangs

http://www.anghelrestorations.com/
https://www.facebook.com/anghelrestorations

Offline Stangly

  • Gold Level Subscriber
  • Sr. Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 402
Re: rear spring saddle bushings
« Reply #3 on: May 26, 2017, 01:20:06 PM »
Thanks for the clarification guys.
69 Sports Roof 302 2V (numbers matching)
Dearborn (June build date) Acapulco Blue
68 Coupe J-Code
San Jose (June build date) Sea Foam Green
2001 V6 Laser Red
2015 GT Deep Impact Blue