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    astra g front ARB

    hi all just wondering if its worth spending the money on a front ARB and do they make much difference to the handling

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    the astra 'G' already has a fairly good ARB on the front as standard

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    it will already have one as standard

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    i know it has one..... ok is it worth upgrading the front ARB

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    Not sure of many here who've done this, those I've seen suggest that if you have a RARB then uprating the front one seems to make the back one also need stiffened...strange.

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    i wouldnt have thought so.

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    the standard ARB is tiny compared to the Whiteline one. Its also about half the weight of the Whiteline!!

    If u can get hold of one and have a few hours spare Id definitely recommend it!

    Although my motor aint back on the road yet, I expect it to play a massive part in the handling and should go nicely with the rear ARB and front & rear strut braces

    For those who think removing the subframe to change the ARB is difficult - stop bein soft!!!

    It all boils down to what you want at the end of the day!!! Some ppl may not reap the rewards of the front ARB so maybe an upper strut brace would suffice??

    Personally I wanted no compromises when it comes to handling hence why I opted for an uprated ARB up front too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GeordieBandit View Post
    the standard ARB is tiny compared to the Whiteline one. Its also about half the weight of the Whiteline!!

    If u can get hold of one and have a few hours spare Id definitely recommend it!

    Although my motor aint back on the road yet, I expect it to play a massive part in the handling and should go nicely with the rear ARB and front & rear strut braces

    For those who think removing the subframe to change the ARB is difficult - stop bein soft!!!

    It all boils down to what you want at the end of the day!!! Some ppl may not reap the rewards of the front ARB so maybe an upper strut brace would suffice??

    Personally I wanted no compromises when it comes to handling hence why I opted for an uprated ARB up front too.
    thanks mate front ARB it is then

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    Ive got both
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