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Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 02-26-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,439
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Great documentation on this install! One thing...

Great documentation on this install! One thing that jumped out at me right away: you ave adjusted the length of the struts and shocks to match the factory parts. Doing this will totally defeat the...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 11-07-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,168
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Jeremy- If you are running the rear too low,...

Jeremy-

If you are running the rear too low, you will be contacting the jounce bumper too much, which often overpowers the damper and causes a severe rebound reaction.

Looking at the car on...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 06-19-2012, 10:56 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 47,302
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Gotta throw in some more Air Lift Performance...

Gotta throw in some more Air Lift Performance cars posing...here is Gene Tjin's amazing ride! I dig the new blue shoes. This thing is supercharged and has some serious presence, don't you think?
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Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 06-05-2012, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,146
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Congrats to you guys at Pfadt! I was trying to...

Congrats to you guys at Pfadt! I was trying to beat your boys in the Capaldi racing #26 Mustang driven by Aaron Povoledo. I was engineering that car and we missed the pole by 0.050 seconds because...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 05-18-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 387
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Any time you lower any car more than 1/2 inch it...

Any time you lower any car more than 1/2 inch it is best to have your bushings re set(clocked) at the new ride height. This involves loosening the bolt through any rubber bushing that pivots with...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 05-14-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,722
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Patrick- Was great meeting you and the guys!...

Patrick-

Was great meeting you and the guys! Glad to hear you like the kit. Please update us as you get more seat time and, more importantly, get to the track!

Any pictures of that "clean"...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-26-2011, 07:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 582
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Well, nobody goes lower than we do at Air Lift...

Well, nobody goes lower than we do at Air Lift Performance!!

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-FrX5dRD8Qg4/TgOOtkNH-cI/AAAAAAAAAP8/bEd-yw2tkrg/s800/IMG_0242.jpg...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-24-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 943
Posted By Brian@AirLift
You guys are right on. Basically, any time you...

You guys are right on. Basically, any time you drop a car with a McPherson strut, the roll center drops further than the CG. So you have a reduced roll moment with a lower CG (GOOD) but a...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-03-2011, 07:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 819
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Majed- I think we have what you are looking...

Majed-

I think we have what you are looking for. Great ride, great handling and a great look when you take the air out!

More info here:
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Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 09-22-2011, 07:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Any time you remove the struts, you need to get...

Any time you remove the struts, you need to get your alignment checked. Any change to the relationship of the strut at the knuckle causes camber and thus toe change. No way to tell that it is all...
Forum: Suspension / Chassis / Brakes 09-06-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 18,802
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Yes it has been a while...but nice to re-live...

Yes it has been a while...but nice to re-live such a cool event!


"http://www.youtube.com/embed/X-zcOLKdBv4"
(http://www.youtube.com/user/AirLiftCompany#p/u/0/X-zcOLKdBv4)
Forum: 2011 Camaro5 Fest (II) 09-02-2011, 03:42 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 96,961
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Hey guys: I have more video to post but for the...

Hey guys: I have more video to post but for the life of me can't figure out how to embed...:mad0260:Can somebody school me please??

(http://youtu.be/X-zcOLKdBv4)
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 08-19-2011, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,126
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Please do a search on this forum for Air Lift! ...

Please do a search on this forum for Air Lift! We are a sponsor here and have a great bolt-on kit available for your ride.

More kit specific info can be found on our new site:
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Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 08-09-2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,181
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Absolutely. Again, clearance to fenders is...

Absolutely. Again, clearance to fenders is important so go more negative in the rear if you find yourself rubbing when you drop the car.

BTW, what a great juxtaposition with your car and a...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-30-2011, 10:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 945
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Swaybars can help, if properly matched front to...

Swaybars can help, if properly matched front to rear. However, the severely staggered tire sizes are the biggest culprits in the equation. Get yourself 295's all around and you will be very pleased...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-19-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 47,302
Posted By Brian@AirLift
YUP!:chevy:

YUP!:chevy:
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-14-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,181
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Yenko- It depends somewhat on what...

Yenko-

It depends somewhat on what wheel/tire combination you have. You need to make sure they tuck, especially in the rear. That said, I like around -1.2deg front and -1.5 to -1.7 in the rear. ...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-14-2011, 07:42 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 47,302
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Guys, I think we have this one covered at Air...

Guys, I think we have this one covered at Air Lift! Don't worry, I have plenty more...:headbang:
...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-13-2011, 09:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,181
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Yenko- You will need an alignment for sure. ...

Yenko-

You will need an alignment for sure. The manual states to align it at the new height you pick for most of your driving. You will also benefit from a pivot bushing re-clocking at the new...
Forum: USA - Great Lakes 07-12-2011, 03:22 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 8,171
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Pete- Count me in! Not sure which flavor of...

Pete-

Count me in! Not sure which flavor of Camaro I will have, but I'll commit.:thumbup:
Forum: Suspension / Chassis / Brakes 06-24-2011, 10:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,046
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Aaron-quite a ride! Glad to see you and the...

Aaron-quite a ride! Glad to see you and the Camaro will live to fight another day.

As a past hillclimb competitor, I think I just had a flashback to some times at the Giant's Despair in Pa.. ...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 06-23-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,402
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Here are some pics from this past weekend: ...

Here are some pics from this past weekend:
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Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 06-23-2011, 12:48 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,402
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Inferno- We spend a considerable amount of...

Inferno-

We spend a considerable amount of time tuning every Performance Air Suspension kit on the racetrack! This past weekend, we competed in the Motorstate Challenge...
Forum: 2011 Camaro5 Fest (II) 05-19-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,417
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Video below shows a High 1:11. I remember seeing...

Video below shows a High 1:11. I remember seeing a 11.3 but the data system had a bad memory card and all data got corrupted..:thumbdown:

So here is the Air Lift Camaro running in the instructor's...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 05-19-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,115
Posted By Brian@AirLift
As promised, here is a brief clip from...

As promised, here is a brief clip from Camaro5fest this year. BTW, I may have been the fastest Camaro that wasn't on race tires. In fact, the tires were not even true performance tires at all. They...
Forum: 2011 Camaro5 Fest (II) 05-19-2011, 12:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,369
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Wow. It has taken WAY too long to get some of...

Wow. It has taken WAY too long to get some of this posted! This is a video taken during the afternoon session with Paul (aka fourhounds) on board!

We were running in the Instructors group so...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 05-10-2011, 12:24 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,402
Posted By Brian@AirLift
:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup: Lookin' great!

:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:

Lookin' great!
Forum: 2011 Camaro5 Fest (II) 05-09-2011, 01:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,417
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Well....I pulled a 1:11.3 in Gary's Air Lift...

Well....I pulled a 1:11.3 in Gary's Air Lift suspended car. Video proof coming as soon as I find the video for that lap. And I may add the tires were 22" Conti's with a 540 treadwear rating!! :D
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Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 04-25-2011, 09:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,115
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Eric, we can agree to disagree! You stated that...

Eric, we can agree to disagree! You stated that a car on air suspension can't handle good at the track. I have illustrated that it can for over 8 years now. I have data, video and countless other...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 04-24-2011, 03:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,115
Posted By Brian@AirLift
Mr Hess- Apparently, you weren't at the...

Mr Hess-

Apparently, you weren't at the Camaro5fest Track Attack. If you were, I would have taken you for a ride in a car with our full Performance Air Suspension..Stay tuned for more video of...
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