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Old 04-17-11, 05:16 PM   #1
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I bought this car about a month ago, thought i'd share some pic's. I will being updating this thread whenever something change's. Enjoy

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Old 04-17-11, 05:17 PM   #2
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Old 04-17-11, 05:23 PM   #3
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she's a beauty. congrats
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Old 04-17-11, 05:46 PM   #4
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Looking nice...the drop alone makes it look so much nicer!
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looks so much better with the drop
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Old 04-17-11, 06:10 PM   #6
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Thumbs up Looks Good!

The drop makes a big difference. Where'd you get the grill?
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Old 04-17-11, 06:24 PM   #7
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Thanks fellas, just got the car lowered yesterday, definitely happy with the drop.

@Rykster- I bought the grille from Sewell. I was planning on using my old emblem, but there was too many dent and scrathes, so i have a new one on the way.
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so far so good! keep it up!
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Old 04-17-11, 07:13 PM   #9
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A very nice 2009 IS350! Definitely looks better in the "1 month later" pictures!
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Lookin good sick!!! The drop looks sick lol now need some sick wheels lol
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Big, Thanks lol. I have wheels on the way, cant really say they're sick, but it'll do for now.

Did you figure out the clunking issue?
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Not bad for just a month......... Me likey
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what drop did you do? looks perfect for what i'd like to do. not too low.

alignment?
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@sick

Haha nice, what did u get? I haven't figured out the clunking as of yet. Maybe ill tighten the bushings and see if it does any change
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what drop did you do? looks perfect for what i'd like to do. not too low.

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BCR's, They ride like butter at this height and stock tires. It'll probably change after the 19's and low pro tires. I did get an alignment, the front ended up being -1.8 camber, zero toe all around, and the rear they said it was within factory specs, whatever that is.
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Haha nice, what did u get? I haven't figured out the clunking as of yet. Maybe ill tighten the bushings and see if it does any change
Same as you, remember they sent me the wrong kit.

Your clunking problem might be with the swaybar, try tighting the bracket that holds the bushing. Hold up, were you having this problem before the sway bar install?
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