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02-12-2013 05:54 PM
macdiesel ^^^ got pics. I'd be more worried about trashing the exhaust header on the speed bumps. In Chicago we have speed humps, like a 5 ft long speed bump. Will seriously destroy regular car gong over at speed let alone a lowered one. When I walk my dogs I can hear people when they blast over them. Doesn't send good.
02-12-2013 01:13 PM
felixthecat
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There is a SVT fitment option for the 4 point, mainly wondering if I'll be bottoming out constantly if I install it on my lowered car.

There is a thread in the showroom from last year on a lowered SVT...sounds like speed bumps can be an issue...
My car is lowered 2''+ w/ cfm's 4-pointer stress bar & I found I scuff the 6'' diameter stealth muffler then anything else.
02-10-2013 12:01 AM
zetecDon Moved to "Wheels, Tires, Brakes & Suspension".
02-09-2013 10:02 PM
SrDudley
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I figure...front and back braces are cheap, and my suspension is already modified enough to put me in a prepared class...might as well right?
yea true theyre not that bad of price... i saw you posted in the tb thread they give better throttle response so basically no hp gains or anything just like the car is ready to go at the blip of throttle type of speak...
02-09-2013 09:59 PM
SVT04MN
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ahh haha gotcha well lmk im intrigued...seems hit and miss with some people
I figure...front and back braces are cheap, and my suspension is already modified enough to put me in a prepared class...might as well right?
02-09-2013 09:56 PM
SrDudley
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I don't have them yet...they're simply on my list of things to install this spring. *OP edited for clarity...

Work on the car has halted for the winter months...lots of new stuff is going to get installed come springtime!
ahh haha gotcha well lmk im intrigued...seems hit and miss with some people
02-09-2013 09:53 PM
SVT04MN
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Yea probably not then haha, could always return it to stock height which i dont think is even that high and then get it and the stock shocks and springs i think are still pretty damn impressive... how do you like the upper stress bars quick side note? worth the money?

Stephen
I don't have them yet...they're simply on my list of things to install this spring. *OP edited for clarity...

Work on the car has halted for the winter months...lots of new stuff is going to get installed come springtime!
02-09-2013 09:50 PM
SrDudley
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I park in a ramp everyday that has HUGE bumps...the lower brace may not be a great idea for my car.
Yea probably not then haha, could always return it to stock height which i dont think is even that high and then get it and the stock shocks and springs i think are still pretty damn impressive... how do you like the upper stress bars quick side note? worth the money?

Stephen
02-09-2013 09:46 PM
SVT04MN
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Yea I used to have chassis stiffening an xbrace on my maxima and speed bumps were an issue for me as well. But if you go nice and slow at an angle it works quite well. Other than that I have no information for you.
I park in a ramp everyday that has HUGE bumps...the lower brace may not be a great idea for my car.
02-09-2013 08:51 PM
SrDudley Yea I used to have chassis stiffening an xbrace on my maxima and speed bumps were an issue for me as well. But if you go nice and slow at an angle it works quite well. Other than that I have no information for you.
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