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Old 02-26-2012, 05:30 PM   #70
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Originally Posted by FocusDave33 View Post
Go with the SVT kit, you will be glad you did. I tried an aftermarket kit first that was a little lower than the SVT and hated every moment of it. Could not get the wheel alignment right no matter what i did, so tires only lasted about 10,000 miles, the ride was brutal. The SVT kit i know have in my 2000 ZX3 rides nice, handles good and i now have 100,000 miles on a set of 17" tires on SVT rims.
Which kit did you have on your car? You have 100k miles on one set of tires? How did you manage that? What kind of tires are they?

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Originally Posted by felixthecat View Post
What aftermarket kit did you have? E-bay crap or what? Frpp's 1.5'' drop would work awesome where the op live's
Felix, I'm right there with you buddy, I got a little jittery at first glace for Dave's review...
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