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Tanabe Bar #261744 Aug 28, 11:41am Aug 28, 11:41am
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Tanabe Bar
Hey guys, I just ordered a front tanabe strut bar and i was just thinking is there any suggestion on how to install it? or do i need a additional part to properly install it.

I heard that is recommended to get a battery tie down, i really don't know is that is necessary.

Thanks to all...

Re: Tanabe Bar [Re: Miketrd] #261745 Aug 28, 1:09pm Aug 28, 1:09pm
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Re: Tanabe Bar [Re: Miketrd] #261746 Aug 28, 2:06pm Aug 28, 2:06pm
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its six bolts... install is probably easier than changing a flat tire...

you dont need a battery tie down.

Re: Tanabe Bar [Re: spaztikid] #261747 Aug 28, 3:15pm Aug 28, 3:15pm
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yah you don't need one.. but if you do want one.,.

it does help a bit..although it costs $40 plus shipping..

http://www.hypermotive.net/celbatt.htm

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Re: Tanabe Bar [Re: Erick] #261748 Aug 28, 5:37pm Aug 28, 5:37pm
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i want one but not for $40

Re: Tanabe Bar [Re: spaztikid] #261749 Aug 28, 7:52pm Aug 28, 7:52pm
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Originally Posted by spaztikid
its six bolts... install is probably easier than changing a flat tire...

you dont need a battery tie down.

It's easier than taking out and replacing the jack in your trunk and you don't need the battery tie down.

Re: Tanabe Bar [Re: hephaestus] #261750 Aug 28, 10:09pm Aug 28, 10:09pm
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I get the point dude, is just that some people say that you have to do something to the strut bar so it does't make a weird noise, i don't know man.

I know that it is a very easy installation.

Re: Tanabe Bar [Re: Miketrd] #261751 Aug 29, 1:16am Aug 29, 1:16am
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if you have a GTS, the hyper automotive battery tie down and that tanabe bar will still be a tight fit, trust me...

Re: Tanabe Bar [Re: ragingpaseo] #261752 Aug 31, 7:29pm Aug 31, 7:29pm
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Is there a website other than suprastore where they sell the tanabe bar at a great price.

Suprastore is giving me a hard time making the payment.

Let me know

Re: Tanabe Bar [Re: Miketrd] #261753 Aug 31, 8:18pm Aug 31, 8:18pm
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