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ADVISE ME PLEASE! #2304 Jul 11, 8:18am Jul 11, 8:18am
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ADVISE ME PLEASE!
okie dokie.

I'm rollin' on 17"s, drop springs=1.8" and a TRD kit. I WANT A BLITZ FRONT BADLY...but don't wanna botch my whole front end(scrapin',yada,yada)

Should I take out JUST my front springs? Or would that just look too ghey? Or sacrifice and go w/ ALL stock springs instead. Dag nabbit, SHOULDA went for them coilovers instead...

Re: ADVISE ME PLEASE! [Re: nate22] #2305 Jul 11, 8:32am Jul 11, 8:32am

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Guess what your car would not be drivable with 17" with 1.8" drop if you get Blitz. Isaac has Blitz (stored in garage somewhere) he has 17" rims with no drop and he scrapes, thats the reason he took it off and put his other front bumpers on.
Eugi C did not believe me and baught same kit guess what the bumper dented his fenders becuase he hit a dip or something going 5m.p.h. What he is considering is getting a set of fenders to replace the dented ones, then put on another front bumper instead of the blitz.
What I would suggest you do is get 18" rims with 225/40/18 tires and change to stock springs. You still have to take driveways and dips at an angle, but you will be less likely to scrape. But I will still predict you will scrape either right when you drive out of the paintshop or within a week of installation.

Re: ADVISE ME PLEASE! #2306 Jul 11, 8:59am Jul 11, 8:59am
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Hmm. Good lookin' out first off.

TRD is too borring for me...I was thinking buddy club or even the R2 front...thoughts? how low are those two fronts?

Re: ADVISE ME PLEASE! [Re: nate22] #2307 Jul 11, 9:33am Jul 11, 9:33am
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Nate,

Stick with TRD, bro. BC and R2 are fiberglass. Most of the BC that I've seen, do not fit right. The R2 is just as low. Isaac has the R2 sitting in his garage. The only other front that I would go with is Kaminari. It is polyurethane and it goes with the rest of the TRD kit. I believe the Trial would work also. But, kits like Trial are designed to go together. Mix and match may look weird. Same goes with the Veilside.


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Re: ADVISE ME PLEASE! [Re: tony] #2308 Jul 11, 9:36am Jul 11, 9:36am
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hehe..yeah, i know..Isaac's the "kit master"...

cool, thanks for the info fellas

Re: ADVISE ME PLEASE! [Re: nate22] #2309 Jul 11, 9:50am Jul 11, 9:50am
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c-one body kit... drool

Re: ADVISE ME PLEASE! [Re: Steven] #2310 Jul 12, 11:03am Jul 12, 11:03am

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So Isaac~

What other kit pieces do you have layin around? smile

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