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dumb question #291085 Oct 3, 7:06pm Oct 3, 7:06pm
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dumb question
I just bought a 2005 gts and i want to drop it. what's a good after-market brand? oh by the way i've got 18" rims on now...well i'll have them when i actually get the car...i had to order it

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TRD springs.. Those if you don't wanna break your warrenty! With an 05' that would be the ONLY ONLY way to go! My opinion! thumbsup TRD can't go wrong with them! 1" drop on them!

Re: dumb question [Re: 05gtsgirl] #291087 Oct 3, 8:29pm Oct 3, 8:29pm
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Originally Posted by 05gtsgirl
I just bought a 2005 gts and i want to drop it. what's a good after-market brand? oh by the way i've got 18" rims on now...well i'll have them when i actually get the car...i had to order it

got pics, i wanna see the 05 celica grin


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Re: dumb question [Re: Maka] #291088 Oct 3, 8:31pm Oct 3, 8:31pm
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yeah, to not void your warranty on your struts, go with TRD springs. thumbsup

Re: dumb question [Re: narcolepsy123456] #291089 Oct 3, 8:42pm Oct 3, 8:42pm
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Remember, to keep the warranty, you need Toyota to install the springs, even TRD ones.

Re: dumb question [Re: Blue_Bomber] #291090 Oct 3, 9:33pm Oct 3, 9:33pm
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Edit. Get your ridiculously oversized wheels and just cut your stock springs in half.


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Re: dumb question [Re: Chris1091] #291091 Oct 3, 10:33pm Oct 3, 10:33pm
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Originally Posted by Chris1091
Edit. Get your ridiculously oversized wheels and just cut your stock springs in half.
spineyes spineyes spineyes


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Re: dumb question [Re: Virgilson] #291092 Oct 3, 11:10pm Oct 3, 11:10pm
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the 05 isn't any different than 03 or 04 maka


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Re: dumb question [Re: My Sixth Gear] #291093 Oct 4, 2:04am Oct 4, 2:04am
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i'll would do TRD springs and shocks... thumbsup

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Originally Posted by My Sixth Gear
the 05 isn't any different than 03 or 04 maka

Thought the back was different, where the muffler is? confused


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No i don't have pics. I ordered the car and i'm not going to get it for like another month and a half. I have to save up some money that's why i'm asking now.

Re: dumb question [Re: 05gtsgirl] #291096 Oct 4, 6:43am Oct 4, 6:43am
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I know that eibachs make the TRD springs so...i plan on getting a spring/shocks package. do eibachs void out the warrenty? i'm sorry ya'll but i just am starting to learn about this stuff. i know this is a dumb ?

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...tein coilovers... thumbsup


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Re: dumb question [Re: celicajonz] #291098 Oct 4, 7:05am Oct 4, 7:05am
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it probably will void the warrantly, in fact that's anything but toyota or TRD parts. if you just get the eibach springs, and say in 3yrs your shocks go wonky, toyota will blame your "aftermarket" parts. it's probably best to do shocks at the same time...

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Thanks ya'll.

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Originally Posted by 05gtsgirl
Thanks ya'll.


hey 05GTSGIRL, i thought you had a boyfriend that might be able to help you, i guess you dont anymore...

Re: dumb question [Re: aaronurdaneta] #291101 Oct 4, 12:12pm Oct 4, 12:12pm
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YEAH I DO HAVE A BOYFRIEND BUT HELL I FIGURED THERE ISN'T ANYTHING WRONG WITH GETTING ANOTHER OPINION! I MEAN I TALKED TO HIM FIRST ABOUT EVERYTHING ADN HE WAS RIGHT SO...

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