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jl2fast4u
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Sep 23, 4:46pm - #283137 
HELP! BUMP STOP CUT FOR TEIN S TECH SPRINGS!

I'm having a lot of trouble with this part. It says I must cut the bump stop in the front with cut type A (i know what that part is), but then it says 0.6 (inc.)... does that mean I cut it 0.6 inches or 6 lines in the inch?


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Sep 23, 4:52pm - #283138 
i seriously don't know wat ur talking about... confused confused confused i had a local speedshop install it for me.

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Sep 23, 5:17pm - #283139 
that is 6 tenths of a inch so cut it just a little over .5 which is a half. it does not have to be exact just close

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Sep 23, 5:25pm - #283140 
Originally Posted by shawnstam
that is 6 tenths of a inch so cut it just a little over .5 which is a half. it does not have to be exact just close



Shit. Oh well it's too late now, I already cut the rubber stop in half.


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Sep 24, 6:10am - #283141 
^^ Whoa... shoulda waited b4 you did anything.. . I dont know what the ride quality is going to be like with the rubber cut in half. The worst that can happen is that your springs might pierce through..


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Sep 24, 6:19am - #283142 
this is why I'm gonna let a shop do my drop

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Sep 24, 1:32pm - #283143 
^^ you can't trust ALL shops...

n that's why i'm glad my tanabe's came w/ their own bump stops.


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Sep 24, 2:37pm - #283144 
too short a bumpstop wont hurt you unless you bottom out the car. you could then concieveably destroy your shocks.


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