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Torsion bar upgrade for 1985 Carrera

Suspension and Steering

Vehicle Information: Model: Carrera; Year: 1985; Body Type: Coupe; Engine (type, size, modifications): 3.2; Total Mileage: 40k;

I'm looking for recommendations on suspension improvements that will reduce or eliminate the wallowing feeling in my stock suspension. The first step that I want to do is replace my stock torsion bars. The car is probably close to standard weight for a Carrera (2750lb), has the Boge Sport Shock option (with 40k miles on it), and has the original 16 inch wheels with the Porsche standard size tires. I use my car for weekend backroad drives and a few DEs and Auto crosses a year. I'm in the DE Green run group and want a set up that won't be too much to handle (excessive oversteer) but that I can grow into. I'd be happy to give up some ride comfort to get a stiffer suspension feel. From the reading that I've done, I believe that 22mm (front) and 30mm (rear) torsion bars will be the right combination. My questions are:1. Does the 22/30 sound like a good combination?2. I will probably replace the shocks with Bilstein HD or Sports. But I'd like to stay with the original shocks for a year or two. Will the Boge Sports give enough damping for the stiffer bars?3. Do you know of any options for having the Boge Sports rebuilt to original condition or custom valved (like can be done with the Bilsteins)?4. Do you have any other related recommendations?

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