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Old 06-08-2009, 11:53 PM   #1
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Cool SO....... I jumped my focus

My wife and I were on the way to the drive in movie .... I running about 55mph and all of a sudden i remember that there is a rail-road crossing and i couldnt get her shut down to go over so i go over it running 55mph.... and the back half left the ground and came down fairly hard


just wondering if any of yall have ever done it and if so...... do you think that would cause damage


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Old 06-08-2009, 11:57 PM   #2
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Well I was going fairly fast through a local storage place with my buddy in front of me and I didn't know there was a big bump in the road and my buddy said he saw my front end leave the ground. I felt it but never though that I got air. I haven't had any problems and I'm on stock suspension. (Happened like 3 months ago)
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Before I replaced my suspension I wnet out to a well known bridge out in the boondocks and jumped little stewie. He took it like a champ and begged for more lol.

TO answer your question your car is fine. A littl hop like that is no big deal. Unless you bottom out and scrape the bottom of your car hard, you really have nothing to worry about.
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I used to do this for fun in my buddies Z24 in high school. We ripped off both side skirts bottoming out...
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Old 06-09-2009, 11:11 AM   #5
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What about it tweaking the alignment? I'd be a little concerned about that, though it sounds like the rear took more of a hit than the front end.
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Old 06-09-2009, 11:45 AM   #6
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Hell yeah I have and I took a pic too!

flying in for the pass...

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^^^^ oh man, that's good!!

I've been bad with my suspension.......only cause it's shot

first thing I did was take it over a two and a half foot dirt jump.....going like 30. cracked my bumper because i hit a rock. oops

then a while later, I found a deserted school that had those flat speed bumps, about six of them, and ran over them at about 60......

all that was fun, but again, my shocks/struts are all useless 50k ago
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Hell yeah I have and I took a pic too!

flying in for the pass...

Thats just awesome right there man!! LOL

I'd check the alignment just to be safe.
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Great picture!! :)
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^just making sure you know thats photoshopped right??? haha looks sweet though.lol
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