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Old 03-16-2013, 06:58 PM   #286
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i got the housings cut! just waiting for my friend to get over the flew sooo we can weld it all together !!

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Old 03-23-2013, 03:23 PM   #287
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and they re welded and installed pics coming!! :O
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Old 03-24-2013, 07:32 PM   #288
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already got a sneek preview. they looks nice
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Old 03-24-2013, 09:05 PM   #289
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here is it

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Old 03-24-2013, 09:06 PM   #290
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there was only one problem....

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Old 03-27-2013, 06:36 AM   #291
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Drove it!!!, but hit oil pan twice, gotta stiffen the springs and adj. The dampening
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Old 03-27-2013, 03:13 PM   #292
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You getting stiffer springs then?
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Old 03-27-2013, 03:15 PM   #293
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they are adjustable..... gunna compress them some more... as well as stiffen up the dampening
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Old 03-27-2013, 03:22 PM   #294
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Normally they'd be height adjustable, but to stiffen you'd need stiffer springs. The dampener will help on the bottoming out to a small degree but really only affects the rate at which it moves; the amount of movement is dictated by the spring rate.
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Old 03-27-2013, 09:28 PM   #295
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Unless you have adjustable shock bodies as well and stiffen the preload
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Old 03-27-2013, 09:30 PM   #296
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Ohh alriight... maybe i should raise it a quater inch
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Old 03-27-2013, 09:35 PM   #297
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Btw can i have some feed back on how the car looks? just wanna know what people think!
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Old 03-28-2013, 12:13 PM   #298
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Need a long side shot, but I'd say it's gonna look badass that low!
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Old 03-28-2013, 12:40 PM   #299
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Ill take that photo tonight
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Old 03-28-2013, 01:26 PM   #300
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Going to bring the car to mr. transmission on monday, hopefully get the exhaust welded up and tonight the car will be on the road..... gunna be pretty loud but with a trip stick..... faaack it
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