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Old 10-05-2012, 09:58 PM   #1
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Dropped her finally on some Race springs. :)

Also painted the front outer rings on the grill a satin black.





and here are some from a few days ago, prior to the drop.



and then theres this one

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Old 10-05-2012, 10:00 PM   #2
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Old 10-05-2012, 10:20 PM   #3
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Old 10-05-2012, 11:28 PM   #4
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Old 10-06-2012, 12:29 AM   #5
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Looks awesome! Ever thought about painting the headlight trim black?
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Old 10-06-2012, 01:29 AM   #6
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Yeah man, that's sick. Like dude said, get that bezel blacked out and that window trim as well. I'll hook you up with my vinyl if you want. It should be enough for the bottom straight trims but that long upper one piece, I'd recommend plasti dip. Much easier.
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Old 10-06-2012, 05:11 AM   #7
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Looks really good! Could you take more pictures of the kidney grilles?
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Old 10-06-2012, 07:35 AM   #8
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Old 10-06-2012, 10:54 AM   #9
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i do plan on painting the headlight bezels black today. here is another pic of the front of the car, with a better view of the grills.
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Old 10-06-2012, 11:07 AM   #10
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Looks great dude!

Never quite understood all the hype about dropping cars though... wont you just scrape ass going over bumps and getting onto inclines and what not? How do you avoid that? My 323CI isnt dropped but she is low to the ground and even she scrapes the ground every once it a while - it drives me nuts.
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Old 10-06-2012, 11:33 AM   #11
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What springs and dampers? Looks great!
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Old 10-06-2012, 12:17 PM   #12
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What springs and dampers? Looks great!
H&R race springs that i got used on here. currently using the oem sport shocks. i didnt plan on using the springs after new years. since i had planned on some BC coils. but i think im pretty happy with the ride height even with springs. just need to get me some new shocks/struts now.
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H&R race springs that i got used on here. currently using the oem sport shocks. i didnt plan on using the springs after new years. since i had planned on some BC coils. but i think im pretty happy with the ride height even with springs. just need to get me some new shocks/struts now.
I'm running the same springs. Yours were red right? What's the part number on them? What dampers are you leaning towards?
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yup mine were red. Bilsteins is what i have in mind.
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H&R race springs that i got used on here. currently using the oem sport shocks.
Yikes. I wouldn't drive on that combination any longer than it takes to pick up a set of Bilstein Sports and get them swapped in immediately. Race springs/stock shocks is a horrendous combo. But once you do the shocks, you'll have a killer setup.
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Yikes. I wouldn't drive on that combination any longer than it takes to pick up a set of Bilstein Sports and get them swapped in immediately. Race springs/stock shocks is a horrendous combo. But once you do the shocks, you'll have a killer setup.
Sometimes I think my H&R race springs are too low for my Bilstein sport shocks & struts
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What front bumper is that? Super clean with the drop btw!
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Old 10-06-2012, 03:24 PM   #18
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What front bumper is that? Super clean with the drop btw!
its the stock coupe bumper like the one in your sig but with the AC Shnizter lower lip.
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Old 10-06-2012, 03:35 PM   #19
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its the stock coupe bumper like the one in your sig but with the AC Shnizter lower lip.
Thank you sir! I was super confused because it looked so similar but haven't been able to find the name of that lip!
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