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View Poll Results: What ride height should I use this winter?
Normal height 4 33.33%
Dropped to the floor like my pants infront of a naked lady 8 66.67%
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Old 01-11-2011   #1
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Ride height...

On the fester that is...

Basically should I leave it normal:



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For winter driving...

I did drive round in a lowered Punto last winter, I didn't find it too difficult!
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Re: Ride height...

is that top one with out and engine an box in?

the 2nd one needs a bit of t-cut
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Re: Ride height...

Take the wheels off, turn it upside down, cut the floor out, sledge!!!
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Re: Ride height...

Quote Originally Posted by dave View Post
is that top one with out and engine an box in?

the 2nd one needs a bit of t-cut
Engine just back in that pic

I reversed a tractor into it

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Take the wheels off, turn it upside down, cut the floor out, sledge!!!
You never know...
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Re: Ride height...

Looking like its going to be lowered....

Not felty low though!!!
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Re: Ride height...

Quote Originally Posted by dave View Post

the 2nd one needs a bit of t-cut
you cannot polish a turd!
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Re: Ride height...

Quote Originally Posted by smokychento View Post
you cannot polish a turd!
How did you know I used that car as a toilet?

Edit: Just realised, you must really despise festers...
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Re: Ride height...

I prefer somewhere in between, my Punto is 35mm dropped so not so noticeable on looks but you can feel the difference. Personally i dont like the look of cars being slammed to the ground.. (well road going cars)
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Re: Ride height...

Slam it!
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Re: Ride height...

Back shocks are different on the blue fester (yes, Ford used 2 different sets in 2 years ) and surprise the fronts are different too (different top mount )

I'll do this to the Polo instead in due time...
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Re: Ride height...

I've enjoyed lowered height on my last 3 cars, but I've kept my 100HP standard height.

If I was going to lower the car it would have to be on "Air Suspension". Slam time at car shows.
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