3" Torsion Raise Kit
RLR 3″ Torsion Raise Kit is laser cut from 3/16 mild steel. Drop cut center to accommodate various nose cones.
Pan Car: Give your car that slammed RLR Chassis Car look. An integrated part of our torsion and narrow kit.
RLR torsion sleeves that help keep things in proper alignment when you narrow the rear torsion housing. A must have device!
Item Number Description Price 75-900-TORRK3 3″ Torsion Raise Kit 83.00 75-900-TORS Torsion Sleeves, Pair 2-1/4″ or 2-1/2″ 10.00 75-900-TORRN3 3″ Torsion Raise & Narrow (Labor) 1,560.00
OEM quality die cut stamping, .018 gauge metal pan halves with black/primer sealer finish.
Pan Halves Installation:
We start by removing the bad pan halves at the factory attachment points. We fully prep, clean and detail the areas to receive new pan halves. Next we trim all panels for a precision fit. Then we MIG weld at the factory attachment points to ensure strength and integrity.
Pan Labor Starts around $480 and varies based on damage of old pans and does not include the cost of replacement pans. All price quotes are based on removing the body and installing the pans.
Item Number Description Price 32-500-PNH Pan Halves (each) 195.00 99-500-OPC Powder Coating pan 312.00 99-500-OSB Sand Blasting pan 166.00 32-95-PNHIN Install Pan Halves (both) 480.00
Bulk Head Caster Cutting
Bulk Head Caster Cutting
RLR correct caster fabrication will lower your cars front end 1” and adds approx 10-18 degrees of camber. This corrects and improves front end geometry, increases stability, handling, and traction at high speeds. A simple safety standard on all lowered or slammed VW pan, street/drag cars.
Item Number Description Price 95-900-BHCC Bulk Head Caster Cutting 250.00
Torsion Raise & Narrow
Torsion Housing Raise & Narrow
RLR first raised & narrowed rear torsion housing back in 1990. Today it has become a safety and performance standard for all VW pan cars.
Lowering you cars center of gravity approx. 4”, narrowing the rear axles and narrowing the torsion 3” per side will allow the use of stock width rear fenders. By narrowing rear wheel track we greatly increase stability and handling. This is without a doubt the closest you can get to a chassis car with a VW floor pan.
Includes torsion housing plates and all transmission mounts. Price quote is for body off the pan. Starting at $1,560.00
Item Number Description Price 95-900-NRS Narrow Rear Suspension (labor) 1,560.00 75-900-TORRK3 3″ Torsion Raise Kit 83.00 75-900-TORS Torsion Sleeves, Pair 2-1/4″ or 2-1/2″ 10.00
Bus Box Transmission Mount
Swing Axle To Bus Box Transmission Conversion
We convert your VW Type I transmission mounts to accept the larger, stronger bus gear box. Weld in 3/8 CNC cut steel mid mount and (2) rear mounting plates with spacers and hardware. Our installed transmission mount raise your bus box 1” to lower your cars center of gravity and maintain correct rear wheel chamber.
Item Number Description Price 95-900-BBTC Bus Box Transmission Conversion 468.00
Convert Swing Axle to IRS
Let RLR convert your swing axle to independent rear suspension (IRS). From high horsepower drag/street cars to daily drivers looking to improve handling characteristics, IRS suspension can help correct any negative or positive chamber articulation issues.
Price includes all labor, mounts a (2) IRS Pivots.
For those who want to do it yourself, buy the IRS Pivot Fixture Jig and Pivots weld them in.
Item Number Description Price 95-900-CIRSP Convert to IRS Pivots 520.00 75-500-IRSPFJ IRS Pivot Fixture Jig (Left & Right) 128.95 75-500-IRSP IRS Pivot (Each) 45.00 75-500-IRSPVTB IRS Urethane Pivot Bushing 20.00 75-500-IRSPVTL IRS Pivot Bolt 11.95 75-500-IRSPVTW IRS Pivot Washer 1.50
Type 3 to Type 1 Front End Conversion
Type III to Type I Front End Conversion
We start by removing original Type III bulkhead at factory attachments points. Provide a clean prepped OEM German Type I bulkhead. Calculate & chamber cut. Then weld the new bulkhead into position. And now it is ready to bolt a Type I front beam in place.
Price does not include cost of the beam. Click Here For Beams
Item Number Description Price 95-900-T3T1C Type 3 To Type 1 Front End Conversion 1,560.00