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khmerboyzz80
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Mar 12, 9:34pm - #124034 
Strut braces? Good or Bad?

Hey wuz up? I have this buddy who owns a civic and he says that some of the strut braces will actually rip your frame. Has anyone heard of something like that happening to celicas???

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NorwayGT
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Mar 12, 9:37pm - #124035 
nope


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Mar 12, 10:07pm - #124036 
GOOD...never ever heard of struct braces ripping anything before..

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Mar 12, 10:14pm - #124037 
Originally Posted by khmerboyzz80
Hey wuz up? I have this buddy who owns a civic and he says that some of the strut braces will actually rip your frame. Has anyone heard of something like that happening to celicas???

that right there is the reason you NEVER listen to what he says about cars


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is....04 srt4 stock
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Mar 13, 1:12am - #124038 
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by khmerboyzz80
Hey wuz up? I have this buddy who owns a civic and he says that some of the strut braces will actually rip your frame. Has anyone heard of something like that happening to celicas???

that right there is the reason you NEVER listen to what he says about cars


LMAO... yeah my strut tie bar made my car fall in half... good thing i had enough primer to fix it.

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Mar 13, 2:22am - #124039 
How can a brace rip the car apart confused

That's crazygonutts spineyes

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Mar 13, 2:33am - #124040 
cos the civic's frame are too thin...so it will rip it...
i believe that~ rofl rofl


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Mar 13, 2:34am - #124041 
Originally Posted by spaztikid
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by khmerboyzz80
Hey wuz up? I have this buddy who owns a civic and he says that some of the strut braces will actually rip your frame. Has anyone heard of something like that happening to celicas???

that right there is the reason you NEVER listen to what he says about cars


LMAO... yeah my strut tie bar made my car fall in half... good thing i had enough primer to fix it.


yeah, weird thing is everything was fine with my strut bar until I put the battery tie down in a month later. Then the engine just fell through the car... must have exceeded its weight limit tongue

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