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PostSubject: Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap   Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap I_icon_minitimeJanuary 31st 2010, 6:31 pm

We got it all done today, didn't run into any issues, went nice and smooth. Put a nice drop to it what Shawn was looking for.

We started out with all the goodies.
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1868

Then proceeded to remove the front Stut/Spring combo and took off the springs using the wall mounted spring compressor, here's a side-by-side of the front springs
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1867

Then re-installed the Strut/Springs and buttoned it all up
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1869
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1870

BAM, fronts done LOL

Onto the rears
Took out the Shocks and Springs
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1872

Here's a side-by-side of the rear springs
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1871

Then we thru it all in there and buttoned the pass. side up
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1873
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1874

Then the same for the Driver's side
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PostSubject: Re: Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap   Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap I_icon_minitimeJanuary 31st 2010, 6:34 pm

Post pics of the car, so they can see the drop.

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PostSubject: Re: Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap   Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap I_icon_minitimeJanuary 31st 2010, 6:34 pm

Some spare parts LOL
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1880

Then I thru it on the alignment rack
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1877
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1878
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1879

Here's the spec sheet
Before then after
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The final stance
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1882
Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap 000_1883
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PostSubject: Re: Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap   Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap I_icon_minitimeJanuary 31st 2010, 6:46 pm

Looks good...
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PostSubject: Re: Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap   Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap I_icon_minitimeJanuary 31st 2010, 6:47 pm

I didn't notice it before, but I gotta paint that alignment rack LOL
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PostSubject: Re: Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap   Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap I_icon_minitimeJanuary 31st 2010, 6:49 pm

lol. must have been fun to drive it like that with all the people looking at you. haha.

drop looks good tho. that guy must have drove his SRT year round tho? little surface rust on stuff. that doesn't hurt anything and you wont see it anyways.

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PostSubject: Re: Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap   Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap I_icon_minitimeJanuary 31st 2010, 6:50 pm

Yeah, Adam, there may be a point when I need my alignment done and I don't want my car in a shitty looking rack like that.
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PostSubject: Re: Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap   Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap I_icon_minitimeJanuary 31st 2010, 6:50 pm

Fucking looks like someone in Round Lake got a hold of your car... lol ins scam...lol
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PostSubject: Re: Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap   Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap I_icon_minitimeJanuary 31st 2010, 6:52 pm

HiPwr wrote:
Yeah, Adam, there may be a point when I need my alignment done and I don't want my car in a shitty looking rack like that.
Then go to Firestone pay $80 and pray they know what they are doing.

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lol. must have been fun to drive it like that with all the people looking at you. haha.

drop looks good tho. that guy must have drove his SRT year round tho? little surface rust on stuff. that doesn't hurt anything and you wont see it anyways.
Dude, I had people looking at me and laughing their ass's off!

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Shawn1112 wrote:
HiPwr wrote:
Yeah, Adam, there may be a point when I need my alignment done and I don't want my car in a shitty looking rack like that.
Then go to Firestone pay $80 and pray they know what they are doing.

Whoosh! Right over your head, Shawn.
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Looks great Shawn, and good job Adam! Shawn, you seriously drove all the way out there with no bumper covers? Lol.

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jontoad wrote:
lol. must have been fun to drive it like that with all the people looking at you. haha.

drop looks good tho. that guy must have drove his SRT year round tho? little surface rust on stuff. that doesn't hurt anything and you wont see it anyways.
Dude, I had people looking at me and laughing their ass's off!

I saw that RLB cop EYEBALLING the shit outta you man LoL
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Looks great Shawn, and good job Adam! Shawn, you seriously drove all the way out there with no bumper covers? Lol.

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HiPwr wrote:
Shawn1112 wrote:
HiPwr wrote:
Yeah, Adam, there may be a point when I need my alignment done and I don't want my car in a shitty looking rack like that.
Then go to Firestone pay $80 and pray they know what they are doing.

Whoosh! Right over your head, Shawn.

lmao. bearbang

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PostSubject: Re: Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap   Shawn's SRT Spring & Shock/Strut Swap I_icon_minitimeJanuary 31st 2010, 6:55 pm

naaa those fuckers in round lake stole them... and his center covers on his rims...
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looks good I think it wil look a little better with the rest of the pieces back on it is deceiving without the rockers on

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i told you all its ghetto as shit up here in the burbs
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Moparcharger06 wrote:
Shawn1112 wrote:
jontoad wrote:
lol. must have been fun to drive it like that with all the people looking at you. haha.

drop looks good tho. that guy must have drove his SRT year round tho? little surface rust on stuff. that doesn't hurt anything and you wont see it anyways.
Dude, I had people looking at me and laughing their ass's off!

I saw that RLB cop EYEBALLING the shit outta you man LoL
I saw him too, I thought he was going to bust a u-turn and grab me!

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I dont know why it double posted like that. It wont let me delete it either.

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nipple biter
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irishrt5.7 wrote:
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I was wondering the SAME thing, I think Brian is typing out loud again LOL
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lol fucking irish people i swear to god....
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