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    I have a spare £400, what to buy???

    I have a spare £400, shall i buy a manifold, or suspension, i really want to lower it, but i just cant bring myself to spend £400-500 on a suspension set up just yet, when £100 buys me springs, and leave me with £300 to spend on ARB, and front strut brace, which will make the car feel 200% better, so do i blow it on a manifold only, or whitleline arb, front strut brace, and springs?

    Oh and Mat, i will buy the suspension setup, just thinking of other things 1st at the mo. lol
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    I'm now thinking
    cams - £235 exchange basis
    springs - £100
    whiteline arb - £100
    200 cell sports cat - £100
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    I personally would get the handling sorted. So I'd be looking at a coilover kit if you have a coupe.
    If not then 30/30 Eibach Springs with Bilstein dampers. £200
    Whiteline RARB £100
    Upper strut brace £50
    Set of poly bushes for the engine.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jamee View Post
    I'm now thinking
    cams - £235 exchange basis
    springs - £100
    whiteline arb - £100
    200 cell sports cat - £100
    =£400?? Where'd you go to school??

    lol, I would go with this idea though, will feel like money better spent than just the suspension setup.
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    have you factored a remap into that? If you change your cams, it's adviseable to remap too, otherwise your ecu won't have a friggin clue whats just happened.

    If i were you i'd do all the suspension mods in one go, all the engine mods in one go. it menas you're only paying once and it keeps your downtime to a minimum
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    dont want to remap it yet dave as i want a new manifold and 200 cell sports cat and perhaps a bit of head work.
    Clem, i know, but i thought i might stretch a little further, probably wont get 200 cell yet tho.
    Its probably gonna be
    45mm springs, cams, whiteline arb, front strutbrace
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    Ive decided to buy a set of 45mm springs - gmax probs
    whiteline ARB - lmf
    front strut brace - where to, and how much?
    reprofiled cams - if i can get a set free until mine come out or a cheap set.
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    well if you're doing headwork, why do the cams now?
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    I dont know??..can't afford them both together, does it make a difference when i get the cams done then?
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