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SwiftCelGTS Jun 22, 6:42am - #204158 

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what can i do about this?

i have fatmat on my trunk lid and the wings west spoiler and it won't stay up, even for a second. it just slams shut. frown
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Sultan Jun 22, 6:49am - #204159 

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I just ordered new trunk shocks from c2gas which are 150% the strength of stock...
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SwiftCelGTS Jun 22, 6:52am - #204160 

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how much does something like that cost?
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ravertony Jun 22, 6:54am - #204161 
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u have to get stronger shocks man... look around or post WTB in the buy-sell forum thumbsup thumbsup
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aznsaiyan509 Jun 22, 7:01am - #204162 
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When you bought the wing, didn't it come with stronger shocks?

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_1869923810_0_collapsed_5__1.html

I want a Nissan Nismo 350Z!
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Jae Jun 22, 7:09am - #204163 

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if you still have your factory warranty, you can get it fixed at the dealer for free. i fixed mine. they kinda wear out after 3 years.
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ravertony Jun 22, 7:11am - #204164 
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Originally Posted by aznsaiyan509
When you bought the wing, didn't it come with stronger shocks?

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_1869923810_0_collapsed_5__1.html


i think he put em on but he said he put in fatmat and that probably added some weight (not familiar with fatmat so i don know if thats what making it shut)
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RyCeCuBe Jun 22, 7:16am - #204165 

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i took off my wing, n it goes up on its own..haha

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SwiftCelGTS Jun 22, 7:20am - #204166 

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Originally Posted by Jae
if you still have your factory warranty, you can get it fixed at the dealer for free. i fixed mine. they kinda wear out after 3 years.
omg are you serious? my car has like 60,007 miles on it lol. rofl
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SwiftCelGTS Jun 22, 8:16pm - #204167 

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how much are they?
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Sultan Jun 22, 8:37pm - #204168 

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Originally Posted by SwiftCelGTS
how much does something like that cost?


$175 shipped
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