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find a local speed/car care chain to get these?

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That can't be right, Summets shock page tells me that on size fits ALL ? (KON-821388SP3) ? , even on F.E.s ? Somebody set me straight !
for a 67 GTA, FE. fastback.
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Yes, sadly all 65-70 use the same identical shock dimensions. Just 'cause it's a Shelby or a GTA, it still uses the same 'ol suspension parts as the rest of the lot....

82-1388SP3 65-70 FRONT
82-1389 65-73 REAR

It's up to you to adjust the shocks to suit your taste in ride. Konis can go from luxo-boat smooth to kidney belt required rock hard.......

If you don't want to mess with adjusting them, I recommend the KYB Gas-A-Justs, which cost about $110 for 4 and have a firm, sporty ride......

I've had my Koni's since 90, they've been in 4 different cars and I've never had one problem with them.

BTW, in case you don't believe me, here's the Koni site..

www.koni-na.com


http://www.koni-na.com/display.cfm?mt_id=1&mak_id=17&mod_id=119&submit=Continue
 

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If you have the specific required part number there is another vendor that may be worth a try. It is Paragon products. They primarily deal with Porsche and BMW. The resident Koni expert is Jason Burkett and is extremely knowledgable and helpful. I am not sure if his knowledge extends the entire Koni line but I bet he can find out.

Just another option if you so choose.

http://www.paragon-products.com/

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For adjustment info on Konis see the Boss 302 Chassis Modification Guide available from many Mustang parts vendors. I set mine to the stage 2 setting plus 1/2 turn toward stiff in the rears. That is just firm enough to be well controlled around the cones yet won't launch me into orbit on a bump.
 
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