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Nov 29, 1:24pm - #338271 
Skunk 2 Strut bar?

Anyone know about these struts and if there good for our cars or not, and it's for the front.

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Nov 29, 1:31pm - #338272 
i had ordered one but it's not even out yet..
i e-mailed skunk2 after that and they said they don't even know when it'll come out, when they have a price set and all these websites have them online thumbsdown
i would like to get one, but i think i'm gonna go APR now.


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Nov 29, 1:48pm - #338273 
Skunk2 Strut Tower Bars
Aluminum Upper Strut Tower Bar

By tying in the upper suspension points at the shock towers, the strength and rigidity of the chassis increases while the overall handling performance of the vehicle improves. Skunk2 Racing strut tower bars are made from ultra strong and lightweight AL6061-T6 and offer the highest strength-to-weight ratio of any strut bar on the market. Each bar is highly polished and features anodized aluminum brackets.

Purchase Rating (1-10) Make Model Part Number Details MSRP Sale Price
New Toyota Celica SKUN 522-08-1933 (Celica) (00+) Front 194.49 138.86

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Nov 29, 1:49pm - #338274 
I found a bunch of websites that carry this and they said it was for out cars.

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Nov 29, 2:22pm - #338275 
if its out get it i have never heard of a bad tower bar yet...


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Nov 29, 2:25pm - #338276 
The only one i have heard bad things about was the APR and i heard a bunch of times that it shakes or pops off and shyt like that.

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Nov 29, 2:30pm - #338277 
wow i didnt know that-oh well most are good since there really isnt a whole lot to mess up on thse things


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Nov 29, 2:30pm - #338278 
It's between Tanabe and this if it's any good.

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Nov 29, 2:33pm - #338279 
ok


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Nov 29, 9:25pm - #338280 
I wanted to get this one two but couldnt find one! APR is what I did instead. Skunk2 looked good and all but I was not waitin anymore.

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Nov 29, 9:38pm - #338281 
c-one if you have the cashthumbsup


tanabe if your like me and dont have the cash.

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Nov 30, 11:12am - #338282 
celicacrazy did you not read my post?

the bar IS NOT released yet, websites have them online but you will not get it
skunk2 does NOT know when it will be released
APR is a very good strut bar, you hear complaints because nobody installed it correctly.


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Nov 30, 12:11pm - #338283 
I contacted them today and they told me that they have the front, but have not come out with the rear one yet.

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Nov 30, 12:13pm - #338284 
Upper Strut Tower Bar [close]
Make Model Year Front MSRP Rear MSRP
Acura Integra 1990-1993 --- --- 522-05-1940 $164.33
1994-2001 522-05-0840 $164.33 522-05-0850 $164.33
RSX 2002-2003 522-05-1890 $184.33 --- ---
TSX 2004 TBD --- TBD ---
Honda Accord 1994-1997 522-05-1900 $164.33 --- ---
1998-2002 522-05-1905 $164.33 --- ---
2003 522-05-1910 TBD --- ---
Civic, CRX 1988-1991 522-05-0840 $164.33 --- ---
Civic, Del Sol 1992-2000 522-05-0840 $164.33 522-05-0840 $164.33
Civic 2001-2002 522-05-1930 $164.33 522-05-1932 $202.40
Civic Si 2002-2003 522-05-1934 --- 522-05-1936 TBD
Prelude 1997-2001 522-05-1920 $164.33 ---
Mitsubishi Eclipse 2000-2003 --- --- --- ---
Eclipse V6 2000-2003 --- --- --- ---
Nissan SPEC V 2002-2003 522-05-2560 $184.33 --- ---
Subaru WRX 2002-2003 522-12-2590 TBD 522-12-2595 TBD
Toyota Celica 2000-2003 522-08-1933 $164.33 --- ---
Matrix 2002-2003 522-08-1935 $184.33 --- ---
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Nov 30, 12:14pm - #338285 
that's what they sent me after i called them, and they told me they don't know when the rear will be released.

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Nov 30, 1:38pm - #338286 
just get the inexpensive one from apr they are probably fine like said above if installed right


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Nov 30, 2:07pm - #338287 
yup APR is fine thumbsup never had a click or pop once I even bought mine used too happywink


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Nov 30, 2:08pm - #338288 
apr looks nice too


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Nov 30, 3:13pm - #338289 
thanks guys

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Nov 30, 9:29pm - #338290 
APR is sweet thumbsup

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Nov 30, 9:34pm - #338291 
Sorry guys but the development of the Skunk2 front strut bar really depends on me because my GTS is their testing car for fitting, and further research & development.

They used my car to test fit the cat-back exhaust. They said they wanted to work on a strut bar but that meant leaving my car there for a few days. No one is having my car for a few days.

They market these products for sale even though they haven't even developed them yet.

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Dec 1, 12:36am - #338292 
Is the exhaust out??? How are gains??


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Dec 1, 9:33am - #338293 
So there coming out with a full Cat back system now instead of the axle back?

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Dec 1, 4:57pm - #338294 
It should be similiar to what other exhausts are putting out, after all our engines are only 1.8 liter na.

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Is the exhaust out??? How are gains??


Cat-back, axle-back, same shit. It bolts onto the end of the midpipe

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So there coming out with a full Cat back system now instead of the axle back?

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