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jcm30801 Nov 23, 7:05am - #62283 
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what does this mean

i really dont know much about cars
so dont bash me for this

i've heared a lot about people "dropping" their celicas

what does that mean?
what does it do?
and how do i do it?

if this has already been posted
i'm sorry
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isayx3 Nov 23, 7:07am - #62284 
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It means to lower a car.

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RoMkApOmKa Nov 23, 7:12am - #62285 

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Yeah! Just buy lowering springs and replace your stock springs.Your car will looks much better and handling will improve too.You be able to take a sharp turns at the higher speed...
P.S.Eibach springs www.Modacar.com Lowest prices you can find.
P.P.S. Do not buy "No name" Springs! They are very cheap and very shitty.
And here how to install it your self (Front Only) Click Here.
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jcm30801 Nov 23, 7:15am - #62286 
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Originally Posted by RoMkApOmKa
Yeah! Just buy lowering springs and replace your stock springs.Your car will looks much better and handling will improve too.You be able to take a sharp turns at the higher speed...



it comes with all that?
how do i do it
and how much does it cost
can i get a link to where i would get it?
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spaztikid Nov 23, 7:29am - #62287 
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Originally Posted by jcm30801
Originally Posted by RoMkApOmKa
Yeah! Just buy lowering springs and replace your stock springs.Your car will looks much better and handling will improve too.You be able to take a sharp turns at the higher speed...



it comes with all that?
how do i do it
and how much does it cost
can i get a link to where i would get it?


he has shocks in that pic too.

springs are about 200
good shocks are about 400.
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RoMkApOmKa Nov 23, 7:31am - #62288 

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I Have Eibach Sportline 2" Drop Front 2.4"Drop Rear.
If you Don't Wanna drop your Car to Low You can buy Eibach Pro it will give you only 1.2F and 1.5R .
You can Buy it from www.Modacar.com It's wery chip price for this high quality springs $185. + 15 shipping.
You can also change your shocks too if you like it. I have KYB AGX shocks/strusts I got them from E-bay for $405 w/shipping.
P.S. CLICK HERE FOR INSTALLATION
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spaztikid Nov 23, 7:34am - #62289 
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or if you just want a 2'' drop you can get hotchkis. they are the best imo.
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jcm30801 Nov 23, 7:42am - #62290 
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couldnt i just buy a body kit and not lower it
wouldnt it have the same effect?
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spaztikid Nov 23, 7:52am - #62291 
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Originally Posted by jcm30801
couldnt i just buy a body kit and not lower it
wouldnt it have the same effect?


if you stuck with stock rims then yes...but it would end up costing about 1k more than the springs.
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jcm30801 Nov 23, 8:01am - #62292 
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Originally Posted by spaztikid
Originally Posted by jcm30801
couldnt i just buy a body kit and not lower it
wouldnt it have the same effect?


if you stuck with stock rims then yes...but it would end up costing about 1k more than the springs.



how would it cost 1k more?
all i'd need to do is buy a body kit
right?
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spaztikid Nov 23, 8:03am - #62293 
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Originally Posted by jcm30801
Originally Posted by spaztikid
Originally Posted by jcm30801
couldnt i just buy a body kit and not lower it
wouldnt it have the same effect?


if you stuck with stock rims then yes...but it would end up costing about 1k more than the springs.



how would it cost 1k more?
all i'd need to do is buy a body kit
right?


yeah...and have it painted and installed.

body kit- 600 (for cheap knock off) - 3500 (for widebody)
paint and install - 600 - 900. It seems like your not very experienced so you'll need a shop to do all the work for you
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jcm30801 Nov 23, 8:04am - #62294 
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Originally Posted by spaztikid
Originally Posted by jcm30801
Originally Posted by spaztikid
Originally Posted by jcm30801
couldnt i just buy a body kit and not lower it
wouldnt it have the same effect?


if you stuck with stock rims then yes...but it would end up costing about 1k more than the springs.



how would it cost 1k more?
all i'd need to do is buy a body kit
right?


yeah...and have it painted and installed.

body kit- 600 (for cheap knock off) - 3500 (for widebody)
paint and install - 600 - 900. It seems like your not very experienced so you'll need a shop to do all the work for you




i know i'm gonna sound stupid
but whats widebody?
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RoMkApOmKa Nov 23, 8:05am - #62295 

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I know one guy he has TRD body kit and stock suspension and it's just looks ugly...
puke
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RoMkApOmKa Nov 23, 8:07am - #62296 

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Wide Body Kit Click Here!!!
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Elec-FuYu Nov 23, 4:38pm - #62297 
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Originally Posted by RoMkApOmKa
I know one guy he has TRD body kit and stock suspension and it's just looks ugly...
puke

there are plenty of ppl out there with TRD body kit and stock suspension...

I am a HID Maniac!!
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RoMkApOmKa Nov 23, 10:01pm - #62298 

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Body kit and stock suspention looks puke puke puke.
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