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Posted: Tue Aug 05, 2008 9:59 pm 
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As the title guys says guys, im thinking of lowering my car, i was think king lows, as i think super low would make me s rub with my 18's, what are peoples opinions?

 

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Posted: Tue Aug 05, 2008 11:58 pm 
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Personally, I think the rear of the AU sits too high. I dropped the old EA on superlows and found it to be too low for speed bumps, etc. but my AU seems higher than the EA was on standard springs so it might be a little better suited to superlows

I'm running 15" stockies, so I won't get the scrub as bad as you I wouldn't think. Guards rolled is necessary with those size rims and camber kit too. I've heard lows don't require camber/rolling/lowered shocks (supposedly) so I'm probably going with them all-round as a cheaper option.

 

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Posted: Wed Aug 06, 2008 12:05 am 
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lows will be about the same height as XR height, the back may be a little lower thats about it

 

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Posted: Wed Aug 06, 2008 12:34 am 
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you will need superlows all round to get a noticable lowering on an xr6. they have low springs already.

 

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Posted: Wed Aug 06, 2008 10:23 am 
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Anyone got pics of an AU on superlows?

 

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Pacemaker 4499's, Hi-flow cat, 2.5" Redback catback
K & N Filter, NGK Plugs
Lows all 'round, Monroe's in the front, GSR's in the rear
Pioneer H/U
Tickford Bodykit
COMING SOON:
17's
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Posted: Wed Aug 06, 2008 9:10 pm 
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same any 1 got a pic?

 

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Posted: Thu Aug 14, 2008 12:49 pm 
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Obviously no AU owners have lowered their cars...

 

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Pacemaker 4499's, Hi-flow cat, 2.5" Redback catback
K & N Filter, NGK Plugs
Lows all 'round, Monroe's in the front, GSR's in the rear
Pioneer H/U
Tickford Bodykit
COMING SOON:
17's
30mm + 22mm adjustable sway bars.

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Posted: Fri Aug 15, 2008 6:14 pm 
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Posted: Wed Sep 03, 2008 8:42 pm 
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hey guys have a look in my gallery

mines on ultra lows and boost :D you need to get shorter shocks
as axel tramp comes into play then. I've got shocks from repco
( monreo GT gas ) my car is live (or solid) Axel.

go ultras u'll love them.

 

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Posted: Wed Sep 03, 2008 9:29 pm 
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yea i went ultra lows
and are sweeeet

 

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