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Old 12-30-2012, 12:22 PM
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Re: Whoa's build thread

Do you think you could have got the drop you wanted by using SRT Eibach springs instead of the WK Eibachs? I can't decide between the two.
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Old 12-31-2012, 02:07 PM
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Re: Whoa's build thread

Well, my lower balljoints went out on me, so I ordered complete LCA's from rock auto.


I also ordered new bolts for the strut fork bushings


I did NOT,however, get bolts for the rear lca bushing mounts... If you are going to change these, get them 1st. i used grade 8 hardware, but its not the same,so the right ones are on the way


You can see in the above pic, that my lower strut mount/bushing was bad as well,off center.

most of my tires are worn like this now


but, OF COURSE, one looks like this



while I was at it, i put the wk eibachs back in the front, the stock springs in the rear,& and the winter tires/stock wheels back on (took a 2k family trip for the holidays) its a bit tighter now , but also the front is even higher with the new bushings ahh well, it'll keep till summer
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Do you think you could have got the drop you wanted by using SRT Eibach springs instead of the WK Eibachs? I can't decide between the two.
I dont know for sure. I'm going to get some taller tires for the 22's before I change anything else. I was going to get the bc coilovers, but i read some complaints about the ride, so I dunno. If i do go with them i will NOT be trying to get as low as possible, so maybe they'll be better for me, but not till summer
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I've been messing around with editing on "the new" photobucket.... what do ya think?









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A few more pics













Been kickin this idea around for a bit. the wheels obviously arent black any more,but i think it might look alright. havent decided which way I want to start them off though....



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please don't add the flames......please!
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please don't add the flames......please!
x2 dont do it

get some painted head lights and check out the smoked fogs i just got... do those and leave it alone.
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x2 dont do it

get some painted head lights and check out the smoked fogs i just got... do those and leave it alone.
OK,OK .........from the pic on the pkg, I thought they would be much lighter,like ghost flames should be..Ah well.

I've been waiting for some better weather to do my headlights-we got more snow in the last week or so then in the last 3 years!
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Re: Whoa's build thread

Like a lot of you, I've grown tired of the wood grain. I did some searching and discussed it with Frank @ JNLhydrographics
a lot of people do CF & color match,which is cool, but with the stone white, thats TOO bright! Anyway,I got interested in some marble.......marble's a stone....hmmmm, so here she is!
Pardon the phone pics,the color isn't coming out quite right

I had some vinyl wrap printed just in case I didn't like it, but I really do!













I tried it around the stereo, but it was TOO much!



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i like it... its different i think i like it with the stereo surround too. not sure tho lol
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I had the stereo part done for about a week. I liked it at first ,but it stood out a little too much. I could feel my eyes relax after I removed it.
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Re: Whoa's build thread

well I finally got my headlights done
since I debadged her, I needed to put some callouts back on Now there's no doubt why she rumbles
while I had it apart I redid the grille mesh. I had it black PD(didn't hold up too well) but I like the gunmetal better




I left the turn bulbs plain @ first, but it did look a little off











.................So I tinted them with vht nightshades!





they still glow orange though!



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