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Old 05-02-2013, 01:35 AM   #57
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You sir, have a beautiful white convertible ZL1...
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Old 05-02-2013, 04:47 PM   #58
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You sir, have a beautiful white convertible ZL1...
looks really good. i might give these a try
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Old 05-10-2013, 10:35 PM   #59
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Scheduled an appointment with Mike Haddad to install Pedders components on my ZL1! Of course pics to follow installation.
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Old 05-10-2013, 10:47 PM   #60
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Updated pic, lowered on full Pedders ZL1 race suspension ugprade!

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Old 05-11-2013, 01:07 AM   #61
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Old 10-23-2013, 02:47 AM   #62
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Where did you get the front and rear black sticker kit??? I want one OMG
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Old 10-23-2013, 04:31 AM   #63
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does lowering effect warranty?
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Old 10-23-2013, 08:20 AM   #64
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I think the stock height of my Z looks good. I'd be afraid of lowering it due to front scrapes.
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Old 10-23-2013, 08:49 AM   #65
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I have Hutchkis springs and it only lower about 3/4 in front and 1/2 at rear....not that much but the front spilter scraps every now and then already...and the other thing is our ZL1 differential housing is pretty big and are pretty close to the ground already...i am afried it will hit something on the road ...so just gonna leave along for now and enjoy the beast.
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Old 10-23-2013, 03:35 PM   #66
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Had mine lowered this summer using Pedders' ZL1 drop springs. Also installed sway bars and bushings.

The ride quality/comfort didn't change noticeably - MagRide is magical at hiding the fact it was lowered...until you turn, and then you clearly notice the extra stiffness!

I haven't hit a thing with the car in terms of clearance (and you should see some of the gas stations I pull into...) - because the rear was lowered slightly more than the front for performance, the front diffuser actually was leveled out close to factory height.

HIGHLY recommended based on my experiences if you're planning to drop the car! They did their homework with these parts.
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Old 10-23-2013, 04:45 PM   #67
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You can feel the improvement when you push it through the turns!

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I know with my car the Pedders suspension addition allows me to feel what the tires are doing entering and exiting a turn.
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Old 01-28-2014, 03:57 AM   #68
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Had mine lowered this summer using Pedders' ZL1 drop springs. Also installed sway bars and bushings.

The ride quality/comfort didn't change noticeably - MagRide is magical at hiding the fact it was lowered...until you turn, and then you clearly notice the extra stiffness!

I haven't hit a thing with the car in terms of clearance (and you should see some of the gas stations I pull into...) - because the rear was lowered slightly more than the front for performance, the front diffuser actually was leveled out close to factory height.

HIGHLY recommended based on my experiences if you're planning to drop the car! They did their homework with these parts.

Do you have a link or site to the exact set you purchased? Thanks
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Old 01-28-2014, 11:43 PM   #69
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Someone respond lol
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Old 01-29-2014, 08:15 AM   #70
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Someone respond lol

Unfortunately, I don't think you are going to be getting any Pedders parts any time soon unless a vendor has some in stock.

Check out this thread:
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=330872
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