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Jul 15, 2:32pm - #27730 
Hotchkis Springs Pics

Hey i have some hotchkis springs and i am gonna install them sooner or later once i find a good price (in GA i found at the least 250$!!) so i was wondering if there are any pics of a celi with out any kit (preferably) that have the hotchkis drop.

thanks!


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Jul 15, 3:12pm - #27731 
Mine has a kit but here you go.



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Jul 15, 3:42pm - #27732 
nice car vaio23! thumbsup


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Jul 15, 4:42pm - #27733 
I will have mine installed in about 2 weeks, no kit, on 17" wheels.

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Jul 15, 5:12pm - #27734 
Originally Posted by Grand-Touring-Dan
I will have mine installed in about 2 weeks, no kit, on 17" wheels.


I can't wait to see pics because I don't want a kit, but I do want 17" rims so it'll be nice to see how it turns out for you (considering we have the same color, too) grin


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Jul 15, 8:06pm - #27735 
Originally Posted by Grand-Touring-Dan
I will have mine installed in about 2 weeks, no kit, on 17" wheels.


mine will rest on 17"s as well, no kit, i'll get pics up by next week hopefully


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Jul 15, 8:59pm - #27736 
Awesome twisted. I should be getting my springs this week. And installed this weekend hopefully, but probably not.

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Jul 15, 11:48pm - #27737 
What a difference thumbsup

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Jul 16, 2:56am - #27738 
lookin sharp! grin

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Jul 16, 4:30am - #27739 
Originally Posted by tWiSteD
Originally Posted by Grand-Touring-Dan
I will have mine installed in about 2 weeks, no kit, on 17" wheels.


mine will rest on 17"s as well, no kit, i'll get pics up by next week hopefully


i know a place(im getting in done there soon prob.) that will do it for $200. its a place called MEGGAMAXX out in Paulding County. tell them the guy in the white celica sent you smile haha also their number is 770-439-1073

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Jul 16, 5:04am - #27740 
Do I really need to pay to have somone install TRD lowering springs? I have never done it before, and wouldnt mind trying, if I knew it was easy with the right tools. I am not extremly mechanically inclined, but have somone who is that could help.

Is it possible?


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Jul 16, 7:27am - #27741 
IF you have all the tools (make sure you have a spring compressor before you start!), and IF you have someone who knows what he is doing help, then I'd say go for it..


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Jul 16, 12:01pm - #27742 
I'm doing mine myself. Maybe I'll do a write up after I'm done. thumbsup

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Jul 16, 5:37pm - #27743 
I'M ALSO doing it myself cause my friend has the compresser. should happen saturday or before. definatly will include pics.


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Jul 16, 5:52pm - #27744 
if anyone installs springs.. can they video tape it? or use a digital camera.. to do a mpeg? because it would be funny as hell to see a spring fly through someones chest and thru a brick wall with all the pressure they can have eek rofl puke sorry lol

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Jul 16, 6:37pm - #27745 
Originally Posted by LiQuiDKiT2005
if anyone installs springs.. can they video tape it? or use a digital camera.. to do a mpeg? because it would be funny as hell to see a spring fly through someones chest and thru a brick wall with all the pressure they can have eek rofl puke sorry lol


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Jul 16, 6:52pm - #27746 
hey vaio23, how's the ride quality, and do you scrape a lot over speed bumps or anything like that?

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Jul 16, 7:05pm - #27747 
The ride is kinda harsh, but that is due to 35 series tires and stock shocks also. I havent scraped yet because I am very causious going over bumbs.

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Jul 16, 10:00pm - #27748 
Hotchkis are great!


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