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Old 05-07-2012, 10:44 PM   #18
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is it just me or are the bearings upside down?


nm looks right must me by phone lol
lol. Which bearings? The front strut bushing/bearing?
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Old 05-07-2012, 10:45 PM   #19
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for the foam insulater, i thought you dont have to remove it
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Old 05-07-2012, 10:48 PM   #20
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Oh ok, yea you have to remove it. I guess it was updated for for 10s and newer. Any coil over you install requires these to be removed. They just pop off with a screw driver.
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Old 05-07-2012, 11:22 PM   #21
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Thanks for the review and write-up. I saw these and was wondering if they were a good buy and I think I'm sold. For the price you can't beat it. PM sent for the dealer info!
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Old 05-08-2012, 12:14 AM   #22
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Oh ok, yea you have to remove it. I guess it was updated for for 10s and newer. Any coil over you install requires these to be removed. They just pop off with a screw driver.


Doh, I had mine on for the last 10k miles and didn't remove it....but then again I don't have any ill effects...hmmm....
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Old 05-08-2012, 12:17 AM   #23
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I followed this guide and they didn't remove it. What's the purpose of removing it?

http://www.planetlsx.com/tech/How_To..._Camaro_SS/143
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Old 05-08-2012, 12:20 AM   #24
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I remeasured when I was done and finally decided this is the ride height I wanted. 28" front and 28 1\4" in the rear. I love the new stance!







Im really happy with my purchase, I think for the money this could be the best bang for the buck suspension mod you can do.

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Damm that thang is slammed!! broski!!

Hopefully I can do mine this year also.

But I'm aiming to go lower.
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Old 05-08-2012, 01:01 AM   #25
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I followed this guide and they didn't remove it. What's the purpose of removing it?

http://www.planetlsx.com/tech/How_To..._Camaro_SS/143
Then they did it wrong. Look here.

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=78792
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Old 05-08-2012, 02:32 AM   #26
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Then they did it wrong. Look here.

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=78792

Looks like I got something to do this weekend!

Looks to me that it is just for noise suppression. Maybe I should just leave it in. LOL
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Old 05-08-2012, 04:09 AM   #27
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Looks like I got something to do this weekend!

Looks to me that it is just for noise suppression. Maybe I should just leave it in. LOL
Haha! I first put mine together with them on but something didn't seem right, that's when I found that thread. The only thing I can think is that the load isn't evenly distributed on the bearing and could cause premature wear. If you do take them out youll lose about 1/4" of ride height in front, that's about how thick they are. It's easy to do though.
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Old 05-08-2012, 04:16 AM   #28
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Here is how I originally assembled them, but when I tightened them down the spring kinda went crocked because the adapter won't sit flush on the foam piece.


Heres a good pic of the foam next to the spring adapter.
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Awesome thread, thanks for the write up and the info.


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Old 05-08-2012, 12:15 PM   #30
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I have been looking at theses as well. I heard they were rebuildable but haven't seen any rebuild kits available. Hows the ride? bumps?
Don't worry, BC racing makes these for Megan Racing as well so they are rebuildable . Also you should be able to use Certain Eibach springs with these for different spring options.
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Old 05-08-2012, 12:31 PM   #31
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Yep, this ^^^
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my spring was straight when i tightened them down so i didnt think much of it. oh well, im going to redo mine this weekend
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Old 05-08-2012, 03:26 PM   #33
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my spring was straight when i tightened them down so i didnt think much of it. oh well, im going to redo mine this weekend
Sounds good bro, post up how it turns out.
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Old 05-09-2012, 02:30 PM   #34
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That's slammed! How is the ride on freeways at that height? Can't wait to see which vossens you are getting!
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