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Old 08-23-2007, 08:15 PM
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the texas jack points are a 1/2" higher than stock
so that puts me at
3 1/2" front and 4 1/4" rear
not too bad for springs
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Old 08-24-2007, 06:14 AM
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wow! so if you had stocker jack points you'd be at 3" up front and 3 3/4" in the rear?! dayum, that is slammed! what springs are you running? i know the auto's are a little heavier but those numbers be scrape-ity scrumptious!
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Old 08-24-2007, 06:38 AM
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I have the TSW jack points, but I'll measure anyway!!
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Old 08-24-2007, 09:38 AM
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3 3/8" front stock JP & 4 1/2" rear stock JP or 23 1/2" to bottom of front fender skirt edge & 23 5/8" to bottom of rear fender skirt.

I'm on M7 coils w/ 215/40/17 tires & the front lip spoiler is 3 3/8" off the ground.
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Old 08-24-2007, 01:29 PM
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wow! so if you had stocker jack points you'd be at 3" up front and 3 3/4" in the rear?! dayum, that is slammed! what springs are you running? i know the auto's are a little heavier but those numbers be scrape-ity scrumptious!
the 3 1/2" and 4 1/4" is what i would i would have if i was still using stock jack points
i'm on m7 springs
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I guess some of these numbers posted look a little odd... perhaps tire size (205/215 40 series vs 45) makes quite a difference. I know my currently sits lower compared to M7 springs yet my numbers make my car look like a 4x4...
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i was looking for this thread a while back. i'll take measurements this weekend and share monday!
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I went ahead and measured for ya

Front Arch: 20.5"
Rear Arch: 19.5"
Front Jack point: .375"
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Front arch: 21 3/4"
Rear arch: 21 1/2"
Front sideskirt (where jack point used to be): 3 1/2"
Rear sideskirt (where jack point used to be): 3 3/4"
Center of front bumper: 2 1/4"
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Front arch: 22"
Rear arch: 22 1/4"
Front jack point: 2 1/4"
Rear jack point: 3"
Center of front bumper: 2 1/4"
Top of exhaust cutout: 9 3/4"
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Old 11-21-2009, 02:29 AM
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205/40/17

Front Arch: 23 1/8"
Rear Arch: 22 7/8"
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Old 11-21-2009, 05:31 AM
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225/40/18's

Front jack mount 3"
Rear jack mount 4"
Lowest point of all four arches to ground 23"

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Old 11-21-2009, 05:33 AM
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gotta measure ours (you guys need a baseline after all) anyone want to post pics of where on arches you're measuring to?
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Im centering it off the hub.
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