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Old 01-12-2012, 05:48 PM   #1
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you guys where right about lowering the car.."boing boing boing"LOL

The rear shocks are out of their operational range I can feel it everytime I sit down and bounce on the rear bumper...has for the front I dont know yet....I defiently need to get some frpp springs for the car. Other then that I'm extremely happy with the sportlines.


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Old 01-12-2012, 06:56 PM   #2
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enjoy the boing
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Old 01-12-2012, 06:59 PM   #3
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keep an eye out for shock/struts to replace your stock ones and you'll be good.
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Old 01-12-2012, 10:42 PM   #4
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how many miles when you swapped springs and how long after did it take for the shocks to go out?
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Old 01-12-2012, 10:46 PM   #5
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Bet you can't wait for it to get stiff, huh?
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Old 01-12-2012, 11:01 PM   #6
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tell me about it...I mean I dont really notice it unless I bounce on the rear bumper LOL
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Old 01-13-2012, 01:17 AM   #7
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I kept my stock struts, not that it's a good thing but it doesn't bounce. It's very stiff and rides smooth. The only time I've seen a car bounce from lowering is when the cut the springs. (I'm not saying that's what you did. BTW)
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Old 01-13-2012, 07:22 AM   #8
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I know LOL :)
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Old 01-13-2012, 09:53 AM   #9
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LOL, start saving up a get a nice set of AGX's, I have run these in a few cars now with great results!

Happy boing boing lol
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Old 01-13-2012, 04:35 PM   #10
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do I need the omnikit for the agx's?
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