Whenever you are changing coil springs, especially the front springs, always use a coil spring compressor. Never try changing springs without a compressor. You will get hurt. For coils used on struts, use the compressor that grabs the coils on the outside. For non-strut coils, use the compressor that goes inside the spring. Need a […]
Mike Eaton explains how to find your coils spring rate using a simple equation. This process is useful for those seeking to cut their coil springs, as it shows how cutting coils lead to a stiffer ride. (Hint: ordering new coils to custom specs can preserve or even enhance your ride quality and stance, a […]
The three basic coil spring ends are tangential, square, and pigtail. Here, Mike Eaton shows you how to recognize each type.
Mike Eaton explains how to cut your coil springs for a desired ride height.
Dennis Gage visits National Parts Depot in Florida and talks about getting correct, American-made springs from EATON Detroit Spring