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suspension idea ?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by kieth, Jul 9, 2011.

  1. Jul 9, 2011 at 8:38 PM
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    kieth

    kieth [OP] Well-Known Member

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    do any of u guys think it would be possible to run the rcd 4.5" drop bracket kit and run something like 6" radflow coilovers with aftermarket UCA's to get a full 6" lift with only 4.5" drop brackets instead of 6"?
     
  2. Jul 10, 2011 at 7:37 AM
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    Run a 1.5" suspension lift, like 5100s, etc on top of your 4.5" db and wham, 6" lift.
     
  3. Jul 10, 2011 at 9:37 AM
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    Dont do it. Just get some coilovers instead.
     
  4. Jul 10, 2011 at 10:53 AM
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    Your cv angles will be bad
     
  5. Jul 10, 2011 at 10:55 AM
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    If he does what I suggested above, the cv angles would be no worse than with. 1.5" lift, right?
     
  6. Jul 10, 2011 at 11:04 AM
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    Yeah but that won't be any different than my lift would it?
     
  7. Jul 10, 2011 at 11:11 AM
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    You just have the 6" db right? So your angles are identical to stock.

    OP why are you considering this instead of a 6" db? Getting a good deal on the 4.5" or you want more ground clearance?
     
  8. Jul 10, 2011 at 12:03 PM
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    They have a lot more angle to them than the RCD lift gives... But my angles probably compare to a 1-1.5" lift
     
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