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I just ordered new leaf springs for the Falcon with a 1" drop. The question of how many leaves came up. I really don't know what I need. The options were 3. 4. or 5. I ordered them with 4 leaves. Should I have done 5?

The old springs are very soft due to age I assume and are sagging quite a bit which is causing ground clearance issues for the mufflers.

The engine is a 331 stroker with a C4 and an 8" rear. The battery is in the trunk.
 

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Spring number and thickness of the leaf itself will detrimen what the spring rate is. 3 leaf would have been a very weak soft spring and 5 would have been very stiff for wagons or loads in the trunk.
 

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I just looked at the car and it has five leaf springs. I'm going to change my order to five in the morning.
 
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