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hector
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Dec 21, 11:02am - #355933 
?EIBACH REAR ALIGNMENT KIT ONLY $20.99?

Has anyone ever used them? i know hotchkis rear camber links go for over $200.00 and i just found a website that sells what they call the "eibach rear alignment kit for $20.99. and well thats a huge difference. If this adjusts my negative camber from my sportline drop then perfect! this will easily save me $200.00. On the other hand i have heard..you get what you pay for. The thing that confuses me is that this seller is from a direct link on the eibach website. Tell me what you guys think!!!!!!

http://www.performancecenter.com/products/?productID=359354

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hector
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Dec 21, 1:49pm - #355934 
ive checked into it a little more and the three direct links from the eibach website as online dealers all have this product for under 23 bucks. this seems too good to be true. i was already saving up for a hotchkis camber kit, but i guess this will do everything i need done..which is fix my camber... i wonder what the hotchkis camber links do that this Eibach alignment kit doesnt. thumbsup

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Dec 21, 2:05pm - #355935 
The Eibach kit is two small bolts that go onto the end of the stock camber arm and allow 1.75 degrees of adjustment. The Hotchkis links are complete replacement camber arms that are polished and much beefier than the stock arms.

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Dec 21, 2:10pm - #355936 
i see, thanks for the info. so has anyone used the eibach bolt ons? do they work fine for you? i dont think i would spend 210 for camber links if i can fix my camber with 30 bucks thumbsup

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Dec 21, 2:14pm - #355937 
if it work.. then i'll buy one tooo... have anyone try them????


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Dec 21, 10:50pm - #355938 
Originally Posted by kmlgts

if it work.. then i'll buy one tooo... have anyone try them????


Mine will be here tomorrow. tongue

I ordered them way before they were a topic of discussion though.

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Dec 22, 8:44am - #355939 
let us know how it works out, if they are reliable and an easy install then thats the way im going to go! thumbsup

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Dec 22, 8:57am - #355940 
They won't fix the camber completely. I read that the Celica get horrible rear camber and a 2.4" drop in the back should put you just of 2 degrees that you will need to fix. The Eibach only lets you adjust 1.75 degrees and the Hotchkis will let you go to 3 degrees. I would highly suggest paying more and going with the Hotchkis Camber kit, because in the end it will be the best. I also, am selling my Hotchkis Camber Kit that I never installed, if you want more details just PM me.


My car is gunna be 10x faster than yours...haha... I'm gunna buy like 10
of those speedchips! I figure if 1 gets me 20hp then 10 will get me 200hp!
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Dec 22, 10:40am - #355941 
^^thats a crazy Intake in your profile silver. never seen anything like that! thumbsup

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Dec 22, 4:24pm - #355942 
so silver, how easy was the install? thumbsup

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Dec 25, 1:42pm - #355943 
Originally Posted by hector
so silver, how easy was the install? thumbsup


I can't figure out which bolt to replace. tongue

Gonna try again today, when it's not dark outside.

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Dec 25, 4:28pm - #355944 
can't wait to c if it work.. if it does i will get a set in a flash.. thumbsup


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Dec 25, 6:57pm - #355945 
i need to get me a set.


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Dec 25, 7:04pm - #355946 


1/4 mile: 14.97 @ 91.16mph
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Dec 25, 10:05pm - #355947 
Ya, if they work, i am in myself.


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Dec 26, 7:54pm - #355948 
I got the camber back to a reasonable level with the stock alignment bolts, I didn't need to use the Eibachs. grin

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Dec 27, 12:08am - #355949 
angry..but i need to know if it works banghead


oh well guess ill haf ta find out on my own..its only 30 bucks banghead

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Dec 27, 12:09am - #355950 
grin

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Dec 29, 11:31am - #355951 
Originally Posted by CelicaGTizzle
They won't fix the camber completely. I read that the Celica get horrible rear camber and a 2.4" drop in the back should put you just of 2 degrees that you will need to fix. The Eibach only lets you adjust 1.75 degrees and the Hotchkis will let you go to 3 degrees. I would highly suggest paying more and going with the Hotchkis Camber kit, because in the end it will be the best. I also, am selling my Hotchkis Camber Kit that I never installed, if you want more details just PM me.


Sice you say that this kit only gives you a 1.75 degree adjustment wouldent we be able to adjust the other degrees of camber with the stock adjustable camber our cars have. cool

Hector check your PM. thumbsup

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Feb 1, 9:29pm - #355952 
anyone have a pix how they really look like?


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Feb 1, 9:54pm - #355953 
need to know too!!! $210 is a little expensive


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Feb 1, 10:51pm - #355954 
I was slammed almost all the way on my old HA's and was the person that was 3% of negative camber in the rear.
I have the SSP's now and sit a tad bit higher and the shop that did the alignment had no problem getting them to my specs. or Toyotas stock specs. for camber.
I have the camber links by the way.
I would not perceive a problem with a "slight" drop around 2" and those bolts.
I looked at those same bolts a year ago. I wouldn't say that's the way to go. Looks and performance are two different things.
Of course I have camber plates also in the front and the alignment place said I was close to acceptable or stock specs. after install.
The crash bolts from Toyota were not an option in my mind.
I run an aggressive alignment and nothing for show.

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