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Old 02-14-2014, 09:18 PM
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Nice Tom, hope it all works out.
Thanks man lol it's sad I'm so excited about getting these parts in as I was picking up my jeep lol. 4 months felt like a year and I have forgotten what the SRT felt like driving before it's injury. Wednesday night will be glorious.
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Old 02-14-2014, 09:54 PM
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Thanks man lol it's sad I'm so excited about getting these parts in as I was picking up my jeep lol. 4 months felt like a year and I have forgotten what the SRT felt like driving before it's injury. Wednesday night will be glorious.
You know, with your dropped springs you will most likely blow these shocks too. If the shorter springs don't allow the shocks to fully decompress, they will fail much faster. Unlike a coil over setup where the shocks are pressurized to match the springs. Lowering springs only are really just a temporary (read cheap) fix to a stiffer suspension. But you may already know that. I have trouble gauging the level of tuning/racing knowledge on this forum compared to the track guys on the 370z forum that I am usually on.
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Old 02-14-2014, 10:06 PM
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I got amazing happy news tonight. My dealership called and my rear shocks finally came in today at 4 months of waiting and bitc*ing. I had to get a few different groups and people involved but they finally got it taken care of this week for me. Shocks go in next Wednesday so I will finally not be bouncing down the street and no more back pain lol.
Congrats man! Mine should be to my dealer by Wednesday. They had to get the shock via dealer to dealer transfer... I could not imagine 4 months of this ride, I'm sure you'll fall back in love shortly.
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Old 02-14-2014, 10:08 PM
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You know, with your dropped springs you will most likely blow these shocks too. If the shorter springs don't allow the shocks to fully decompress, they will fail much faster. Unlike a coil over setup where the shocks are pressurized to match the springs. Lowering springs only are really just a temporary (read cheap) fix to a stiffer suspension. But you may already know that. I have trouble gauging the level of tuning/racing knowledge on this forum compared to the track guys on the 370z forum that I am usually on.
I won't be putting the aggressive drop on. Not sure it was the issue or not since I was only one with trouble. I just don't want to risk it since Jeep does not have any shocks available.
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Old 02-14-2014, 10:09 PM
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Congrats man! Mine should be to my dealer by Wednesday. They had to get the shock via dealer to dealer transfer... I could not imagine 4 months of this ride, I'm sure you'll fall back in love shortly.
That's how I got mine too. What a mess lol. But glad they got it figured out.
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Congrats mate,hope all goes well.
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Old 02-15-2014, 07:26 AM
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Your issue was more than likely with install since the problem was electrical with the shocks. Find a new installer.
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Your issue was more than likely with install since the problem was electrical with the shocks. Find a new installer.
Scott how's your ride on your drop? Thinking bout not dropping her so low any more.. All this snow got me thinking bout next year. When I take off my 22's and go back to 20's for the winter..
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Your issue was more than likely with install since the problem was electrical with the shocks. Find a new installer.
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Scott how's your ride on your drop? Thinking bout not dropping her so low any more.. All this snow got me thinking bout next year. When I take off my 22's and go back to 20's for the winter..

been perfect since day 1. I do wish the rear was a tad lower.
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been perfect since day 1. I do wish the rear was a tad lower.
Think I read in one of your threads you are running Eibach's all the way around....correct?
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