Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 14
liquid
Member
liquid
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 14
Malta
Dec 29, 2:11am - #360701 
kyb agx and sportlines

hi

i was interested in getting the sportlines and kyb agx s since i read that stock struts cannot support such a drop. can anyone tell me whether my car will be safe if i tune it this way? or will i need to buy additional parts so i won t harm any of the car's sotck parts?

also, i have the TRD kit installed... will it scratch very frequently with this drop??

thanks

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 502
Chaz
Senior Member
Chaz
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 502
DFW Texas
Dec 29, 9:39am - #360702 
you might want a camber kit along with that setup. And whether or not it scratches will be dependent on the roads in your area. It'll scratch a lot more than stock though.


"A fight is not won by one punch or kick. Either learn to endure or hire a bodyguard." - Bruce Lee
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 39
TRD250
Member
TRD250

Member
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 39
Canada
Dec 29, 11:00am - #360703 
if you have the TRD bumper, i think u'll be fine because the TRD front doesnt sit as low as most aftermarket front... i have the kyb agx with a 2" drop. you jus have to angle the car and u'll be fine.

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 1,261
rem
Specialist
rem
2000 arrest me red Toyota Celica GT
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 1,261
1228 celica blvd
Dec 29, 11:04am - #360704 
i know someone selling both those PM me

Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 14
liquid
Member
liquid
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 14
Malta
Dec 31, 5:33am - #360705 
thanks 4 d help...

how can i angle d car? chamberlinks?...sorryu but i m quite green!

thanks

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 260
calidrifter
El Guapo
calidrifter
El Guapo
1997 Nissan 240SX

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 260
Chatsworth, CA
Dec 31, 2:59pm - #360706 
no its the wheels that will get angled. As far as I know it will be safe to tune the car on stock springs. The only thing is that you have to do it rather quickly because the shocks won't last very long in those conditions 1-3 months. Camberlinks are bolts or whole upper control arms that allow you to adjust the angle of the wheels so that they are straight and thus wont wear out your tire as fast.


Touge Knights - Canyon Driving Team!
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 14
liquid
Member
liquid
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 14
Malta
Jan 1, 3:44am - #360707 
i understand something finally!

thanks to all of you for the help.

best wishes for the new year as well!

Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
SLVCELI
SLVCELI
2002 Toyota Celica GT
West Chester, Ohio

Posts: 1,304
Joined: February 2003
Show All Member Profiles 
Shout Box
Recent Topics
TradingGTS for GT what should I know.
by GTS25430. 04/24/2017 5:19 PM
Does 01' corolla struts swap in an 01' celica GT?
by Frostysnowman92. 04/24/2017 1:22 PM
WTB: 00-02 amp bypass harness
by MJ00GTS. 04/18/2017 7:36 PM
Does not seem to be much activity for the 5th gens???
by Coop301. 04/18/2017 7:51 AM
Cold wet weather hesitation
by GTS25430. 04/17/2017 6:15 AM
00-02 premium 8spkr 2din gps solutions?
by MJ00GTS. 04/17/2017 2:24 AM
WTB: valve assy, vacuum switch
by hydraea. 04/15/2017 5:32 PM
500awhp project
by Salman. 04/14/2017 8:20 AM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170416)