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Old 08-28-2012, 07:11 PM   #21
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I say, If you have the $ and the dedication. Go for it.
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Old 08-28-2012, 08:26 PM   #22
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I didn't think folks came across like assess, they just asked questions. You are building an "unconventional" winter car, you have to admit. Most winter cars focus on getting from point A to point B and that's it, they don't get lowered or rear disk swaps. You got a few questions about it, plus a geography question that I noticed too and that's all. Obviously with your other cars, you have been around the block a time or two, you weren't getting flamed. Welcome to FF.
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Old 08-28-2012, 08:27 PM   #23
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Bienvenu to the forums.

In your op you mentioned plans but didn't state you had the parts already. I was trying to save you some cash. ;-)

I'll admit that I have no real reason for rear disks, but if I found some for $100 local, my car would be sporting them within a couple weeks. So much sexier than drums.

Looking forward to some project pics.

Oh and if that car is from the rust belt, be prepared for some serious pita install work for anything g having to do with the undercarriage. Plan for twice the amount of time you think you need, and buy yourself a torch if you don't have one already. Heat is your new best friend.
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Old 08-29-2012, 11:52 PM   #25
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I really want to do the switcharoo on my Zts.. Been looking for a set in like forever.. Have yet to find a car I can salvage them from
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Nothing wrong with modifying a winter car, might as well have something you enjoy while the others are locked up.
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I got home and install some goodies.......

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Old 10-07-2012, 06:47 PM   #28
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Bienvenu to the forums.

In your op you mentioned plans but didn't state you had the parts already. I was trying to save you some cash. ;-)

I'll admit that I have no real reason for rear disks, but if I found some for $100 local, my car would be sporting them within a couple weeks. So much sexier than drums.

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The rust was not bad under the car ....the last owner rush proof the car
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