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Old 01-02-2011, 06:34 PM
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Thanks! I still have to put the rears on, but the fronts look good...
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Old 01-02-2011, 07:22 PM
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Top strut tower protection really doesn't do anything with protection from the underneath side. Some people believe having protection from the top won't help regardless. I had both on my R53 figuring that it can't hurt & dressed up the strut tower a little.
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Old 01-02-2011, 07:24 PM
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That's about what I figured. What about a strut tower brace? Much improvement there?
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Old 01-02-2011, 07:27 PM
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They do what is expected & stiffen the front/reduce chassis flex. It's questionable how much you'll notice it.
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Old 01-10-2011, 07:07 PM
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Default Some small changes...

Got all the endlinks in and did a cheap (59 cent) wiper delete. I'm glad I used a plug from ACE, rather than getting the Craven delete 'kit' with a bolt in the middle. I'm sure it seals really well, but the flush look of a simple plastic plug is much better, I think. Still waiting on the r50 fuel lid and some creativity to get the lower aero grill sorted. I'm also picking up a Nikon d70 from my friend, so I can finally get some good pictures of the car!

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Old 01-11-2011, 05:56 AM
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Looking good. I totally agree with the wiper delete. Although I did something totally different.

How much longer are those end links than stock? I think I need to invest in a few set.
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Old 01-11-2011, 04:19 PM
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What route did you take on the rear wiper?

The endlinks are adjustable, and right now they are roughly an inch longer than stock. When I'm totally set on my ride height I'll get under there and check the height again and adjust if necessary.
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Old 01-11-2011, 04:44 PM
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Quick pic a co-worker snapped in the work parking lot. Shows the stance... at least in the front. What do you guys think about running spacers (5mm?) to push those things out a bit? I'd like to avoid fender trimming, but I'm thinking to get the look I want, I'll have to.

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Old 01-12-2011, 02:23 AM
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I'm really jonesing for a proper camera...
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Old 01-15-2011, 07:59 AM
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fully sick!!
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Old 01-15-2011, 02:55 PM
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Thanks!
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Old 02-26-2011, 03:39 PM
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Some progress. Painted fuel door, and lowered the coilovers as low as they go... Still not quite low enough. Dinan muffler should show up any day now, too.
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Old 01-14-2014, 03:36 PM
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Default Hello again

It's been a while. I was early to a photo shoot yesterday and snapped a few of my car in a parking lot. I thought it looked pretty good, and that I would share with you all.
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Old 01-15-2014, 05:16 AM
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Nice pics. You should take it out to a euro meet happening this Saturday at the Berkeley marina. We need more modded minis going to shows and meets.
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