I just got my tubular lower control arms and I notice there’s no place to mount a sway bar. I looked at a bunch of Mustang 2 suspension kits and alot of them don’t have sway bars, is it normal to run without one ???
I would want a sway bar if the vehicle weighs over 2000 pounds.
The company did not always install sway bars because it saved a few dollars.
And it was kind of newer technology for the 1950s & 1960s
And some stock sway bars were hollow again for the same reason.
Slow speeds, light cars do not really need a sway bar.
Sway bar is simply another spring. It does nothing when both wheel go up or down together, but it transfers "weight" across the car when the wheels are going in opposite directions--as in one one compressing on the inside of a sharp turn. I would want sway bars on a Falcon.
I replaced my stock sway bar with a HD unit and it made a world of difference when making a hard turn over 35mph. The car feels safer to me as the stock suspension design on early Falcons and Mustangs isn't that great. I think I went from 5/8" to 7/8"