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Old 04-27-2010, 10:06 PM   #5051
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Ben, how much was the welder?

guys, don't forget the meet is coming up, MAY 8th..
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Old 04-27-2010, 10:20 PM   #5052
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may eighth.......right. what were we doing again?
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driving hopefully..
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Old 04-28-2010, 05:01 AM   #5054
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i asked for that day off, pretty sure ill get it
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Old 04-28-2010, 08:30 AM   #5055
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Ben, how much was the welder?
Idk for sure. I believe its just the harbor freight special so it could have been too awful much.

Ready for the verbal reveal?!?! air ride! we got one rear bag in last night, the other should be in tonight. .....the car has not been on the ground yet but I think im going to be disappointed that the rear isn't lower. Just messing around I dont think the rear is even going to tuck but it looks like the solution to that is either hacking the LCA to shit or buying another $600 rear lca/air sleeve combo. It may be good for now and the trip to PA. The car should be on the ground this weekend. I will get some pics up.
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Old 04-28-2010, 09:04 AM   #5056
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sick!! air ride is a sweet feeling. i wonder how it would do in autocross?? can't wait to see pics man.
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Old 04-28-2010, 10:09 AM   #5057
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well its an 8 valve set up so we have control over each wheel independently so in theory it should be just as stiff as any spring because the air wont be transferring from side to side. but we will see.
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that's sweet man. what size wheel do you run? and how low are you going?
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Old 04-28-2010, 01:23 PM   #5059
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I have a set of 18's that will have 215/40/18 and a set of 19's that have 215/35/19. stock overall svt sizes. As far as height, I'm not sure yet. I will need to get it on the ground and see what kind of PSI puts me where. Once I determine that I will go get it aligned at those heights. unlike a static drop I can adjust on the fly so there is no need to set my drive height lower than what is comfortable and safe.
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ok guys wish me luck....... I'm going out to Champion ford to get a 2010 mercury Milan..... and remove every little light and light socket on the thing
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