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    Cant Believe the change (PIX)

    I was lookin thru some pix of wen i first bought my car and stages of mods. I have had it lowered a while now but Each day i think that my car still needs lowering even more. Its 60mm rear and bout 60mm on front, but the more i see it more it needs to b dropped..... so i thought.

    Until i compared a couple of pix of before and after.

    So if u still think it needs lowering after it has been done, then u gotta compare lol

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    AFTER:



    ... STILL NEEDS TO BE LOWER THOU !!! LOL
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    what tyre shine you using?

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    night and day, thats how the GSi should look.
    Previous Astras: 1994 Cesaro 1.8 16v | 2002 SXi 1.6 16v | 2001 Coupé 2.0 Turbo | 1999 LS 1.6 16v
    Other Vauxhalls: 2001 Vectra 1.8 16v| 2003 Vectra GSi 3.2 V6 | 2005 Signum CDTi 150

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sten
    night and day, thats how the GSi should look.
    how? raised or lowered lol ??



    BYRON: i always use Meguiars endurance high gloss <<< wicked stuff
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    quite clearly - lowered!
    Previous Astras: 1994 Cesaro 1.8 16v | 2002 SXi 1.6 16v | 2001 Coupé 2.0 Turbo | 1999 LS 1.6 16v
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sten
    quite clearly - lowered!
    completely agree m8, it needs the lower stance to complete the "look" of the car styling
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    The wheel arch gap is rediculous from the factory, good move lowering it mate.

    If you look at a silver one at standard height they don't look nearly as bad, I reckon black shows it up worst. When I saw GSi Mav's at Regal, it looks fine but I remember mine looking like yours in the first pic

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    wats it lowered on outa intrest?

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    Quote Originally Posted by scottb
    wats it lowered on outa intrest?
    Spax RSX coilover kit with FK rear springs.

    Spax kit is height adjustable on front and not on rear so i got FK height adj springs!
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    ooh..

    i need s set of springs for my coupe that take it down about like 20mm etc at the rear only..

    am a best getting gsi rears or the fk jobbies?

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