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Old 08-04-2006, 09:22 PM   #1
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my front wheels have a bigger gap between them and the wheel wells than the back ones.... is there anything i can do? i dont like how it looks.. it handles like a dream but i dont like the height.. i do have kyb agx 4 position adjustible struts.. the setting is on 2.. is there a different setting to change this??
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Old 08-04-2006, 09:33 PM   #2
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do you have lowering springs? that will help out the look if you dont like how big the gap is.
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Yea it need to be lower a little bit more. At least 1.5" lower.
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do you have lowering springs? that will help out the look if you dont like how big the gap is.
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its already lowered in the front and in the rear!
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Theres a huge gap in the front compared to the rear. Maybe cut the springs a lil more. I take out the adjustable struts and run springs.
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whoa... are you serious? you sure aboutthat? those gaps seem pretty large for it to be lowered... are you running some 12 inch rims or something???
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rims are 18's and the car has springs and struts... mabe my gas struts are on the wrong setting?
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im shure its lowered i put the springs in myself
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the shocks and struts shouldnt really affect your height its more about how it takes bumps turning etc. Your car doesnt look that high in your sig but that other pic looks like alot of room between your tires and wheel well... hmmm not exactly sure why the gap is like that, are the lowering spring both the same brand and lowering height? I.E. 1", 1.5" etc?
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