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khmerboyzz80
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khmerboyzz80 Mar 13, 4:34am - #124034 

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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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NorwayGT Mar 13, 4:37am - #124035 

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nope

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ToiletPaper Mar 13, 5:07am - #124036 
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GOOD...never ever heard of struct braces ripping anything before..
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NorwayGT
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NorwayGT Mar 13, 5:14am - #124037 

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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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spaztikid
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spaztikid Mar 13, 8:12am - #124038 
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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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v3n0m
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v3n0m Mar 13, 9:22am - #124039 

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How can a brace rip the car apart confused

That's crazygonutts spineyes
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Elec-FuYu Mar 13, 9:33am - #124040 
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cos the civic's frame are too thin...so it will rip it...
i believe that~ rofl rofl

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Sultan Mar 13, 9:34am - #124041 

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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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