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Old 03-12-08, 10:29 AM   #61
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BippuPxr: i worked on my suspension alittle and i think finally my car tucks the rear rim as much as yours. woot!!
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POST A PIC !

I wanna see !

I bet that is sick ... post up yours specs .. too so all can view !
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thanks lightwave76 and bippupxr for the post on here. im still new to all this air stuff and maybe dont have all the answers for everyone!
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POST A PIC !

I wanna see !

I bet that is sick ... post up yours specs .. too so all can view !
if you ask, you shall receive.

toeb: nice work on the install!! thats pretty low with the bushings. when i installed the air and left the bushings in.. the car sat SUPER high. but all the bushings are removed in the rear as of yesterday.

car info. gs400. 19x9 +24 19x10+20 with a extra 15mm spacer all around. Tires: 245 30 or 35 (dont remember)fronts and 275-30 for the rear. fender shaved, pulled (pretty much a flare). UAS kit with Bilstein sports Struts. any other info just ask.

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i need to get a smaller exhaust pipes. rear of the car is almost resting on exhaust pipes.
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keep in mind i ONLY worked on the rears.. fronts are still kinda high.
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Drive height.
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My main goal for this was to drive at a low height and park even lower
(if there are typos please excuse me, didnt bother proof read)
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damn work PC ... I cant see but will when I get home ... also ... I am sure this will help with the thread ! lowering more !
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Old 03-12-08, 06:30 PM   #66
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dang shane..thats some crazy offsets u have with the width of ur rims..and u can STILL fit 15mm spacers? thats pretty crazy..how much did u pull the fenders?
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Now Im going to be using my stock struts with the UAS kit, not my HKS's. When I called UAS they said that they need my HKS's so they could make a bracket. I said nevermind, I'll go ahead and use my factory struts. Will I still be able to get as low as lightwave???
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dang..that sucks..jus get some bilsteins or something stonger than stock..sell me ur hks's if u aint usin em!
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looking good, whats up with the two-tone look? hehehe
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its the old school lexus look..haha
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damn Shane ... WOW you fit them really in there ! Gotta see it in person soon !
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hehe. thanks guys.
i like the 2 tone look for now. i think its different.

as for being able to go low. my rears are on bilstein Sports and i am custom making some brackets to replace the lower spring (bag) mount for my car to sit about another 1 inch lower. these pieces will just slide right onto the strut. getting CNC done as we speak.

BippuPxr: set up a hangout day! and i will be there.
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dang shane..thats some crazy offsets u have with the width of ur rims..and u can STILL fit 15mm spacers? thats pretty crazy..how much did u pull the fenders?
i wish i could answer that.. but iono. haha

i just started with a light pull and got carried away.
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u did it urself? what did u use? i never knew how to pull fenders
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yep, did it myself. fender roller. connects to the hub and has a rubber rolling think at the end.. and you just stretch the fender out.
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