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Old 03-16-2011, 10:11 AM   #1
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spring pad question

So i tried searching for an answer and i couldnt quite find the answer i was looking for. Im on Racelands coilovers and running 235/35/19 all around with a square setup of 19x9 et 20. The front fits perfect without rubbing but the rear rubs like crazy. My rear is way tooo low! I was wondering if I could stack two 15 mm spring pads on top of each other to get maximum height? Any thoughts on this?

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cant you just raise up the rear of the coil over? isnt that the point of coilovers?
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theyre raised at the maximum height in the back
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a. wrong forum, moving to suspension forum.

b. yes, you can do this to increase the height

c. your greatest problem is the crappy soft coilovers you bought. if you had a stiffer setup, you would not be seeing these rubbing issues.

d. camber.
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sadly, this ^

did you not get this answer in your other showroom thread? ...lol
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sadly, this ^

did you not get this answer in your other showroom thread? ...lol
well i got every answer except for the "can i stack 2 spring pads" question. Thats the one i really needed an answer for lol

Mods, move this to the suspension part of the forum please!

I thought i'd give racelands a try, I heard good things. The suspension itself isnt that bad. Only thing I dont like is that its too low in the back, other than that, they're pretty good!
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I already moved it, AND I already answered your question, yes, you can stack 2 on top of each other.
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I already moved it, AND I already answered your question, yes, you can stack 2 on top of each other.
will it be safe? lol
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Only 1 way to find out, have some guy on the internet be the guinea pig.
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Only 1 way to find out, have some guy on the internet be the guinea pig.
lol all joking aside, will this cause safety risks? i just want my damn rear end higher!
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