What are the dimensions of rear leaf springs on a 1964 mercury comet cyclone?
64 comet ( other than 6 cyl )
old hollander # 229
2.5" x 22" x 33" x (RB82) 2.5" x 1-3/8"
Falcon 64-65 s.w. & ranchero
comet 64 exc. 6 cyl. Conv
22" short end length (centerline of bushing to pin)
33" long end length (centerline of bushing to pin)
2.5" short end eye bushing diam
1-3/8" long end eye bushing diameter
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What are the dimensions of rear leaf springs on a 1962 mercury comet and is there something more heavy duty that will bolt right in?
Since the 71-77 Comets used the same basic frame as the Ford Falcon, the original Comet, and the mid-sized Ford Fairlane, Maverick, Mercury Meteor, and later Mercury Comets, you might try the springs off the station wagon versions of those vehicles. Just measure the length of the spring from center to center of the mounting bolts, and find one the same length in the wrecking yard, if you can. I did that on a 64…