Looking for Pre A Shocks

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Rob DuBerry
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Re: Looking for Pre A Shocks

#16 Post by Rob DuBerry » Sun Apr 30, 2017 7:04 pm

Hi James,
Thanks for the info, my car is a 55 speedster, the car has been off the road for many years and I am currently in the process of cleaning and recommissioning it.
I got underneath it today and the rear shocks are a red / orange but are koni so I presume change at some time, the fronts are the F&S.
I see what you mean regarding rebuilding them, looks quite involved but worth it I think.

Thanks Rob.

Jeff Trevillyan
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Re: Looking for Pre A Shocks

#17 Post by Jeff Trevillyan » Sat Sep 23, 2017 1:59 pm

Does anyone here have a paint match, (rattle can, or otherwise), for the reddish-orange color on the rear shocks?
'53 Coupe #50431

Cal Ensor
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Re: Looking for Pre A Shocks

#18 Post by Cal Ensor » Sat Sep 23, 2017 11:44 pm

Pre A Tubular Shocks
Compressed 22.0 cm
Extended 31.0 cm

Koni Adjustable
Front 80-1013
Rear 80- 1011

Can't help on color
Cal Ensor Littleton,Co. Pre A Speedster 80613

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