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    Been busy today! Eibachs on!

    Finally got round to swaping my spax springs for the better eibach ones!

    I also painted my spax shockers, they were well rusty!!!













    Not bad for an afternoons work!
    Sold my Astra to buy a house.

    Now drive a 205 GTI 2.0 16v

    Cheap and Chearfull!

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    Looks Good Mate!

    What paint did you Use to paint the struts and did you rub em down first the paint looks abit....flakey!
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    them struts look old, how olds the car?
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    Dave, Its just Hammerite, not as bad in the flesh, I think the camera flash caught the hammered effect! The struts are only about one and a half years old, the paint must have been wather thin!
    Sold my Astra to buy a house.

    Now drive a 205 GTI 2.0 16v

    Cheap and Chearfull!

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    You do know your not ment to remove both the rear struts without supporting the axel weight?
    Yet another p0100 and p0110, fault code sufferer with the X18XE1

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    looks good mate, just need some 18s now and it would look sweet

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    nice and low mate, well done.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blistz View Post

    You do know your not ment to remove both the rear struts without supporting the axel weight?
    There front struts mate
    Sold my Astra to buy a house.

    Now drive a 205 GTI 2.0 16v

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blistz View Post
    You do know your not ment to remove both the rear struts without supporting the axel weight?
    Rear struts? What sort of Astra have you got?!?
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    Hows the ride now?

    Is it much different to the Spax springs?
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