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and it looks like the rear is bout one finger width or so lower than the front! is this the case with all of you that have S-techs??!? does the front eventually even out due to the weight of the engine up there? or will the rear always sag a lil lower?!?
thot that teins were one of the best out there- this IMO is kinda messed up..
i'll post pix tomolo..
 

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yea same here..... back is about half a finger to a finger lower... maybe i'll take out my spare tire or something.. .maybe that'll help? dunno =/
 

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anyone else got any solutions to this? or just grin and bear it??? it's not that bad really- i'm just a perfectionist :p
 

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give it a week or two to settle. once you drive it around a bit, it shoud be fine.
 

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although you'll notice a finger gap difference between front and rear it is not messed up. its actually correct. measure your frame height front and rear and you'll notice they are similar.

the front fenders are cut higher because the front wheels move more from steering. this is to prevent rubbing during cornering. furthermore if you did end up in a situation where you had even finger gap you would end up having the car like a wedge, leaning forward. this will make handling worse because the car is canted forward making the weight balance even worse.
 

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irv_usc said:
yes, what frydryce said. if you had even gap with the same size wheels your car would be higher in the rear.
Yea you wont want your car to be raked in height. The front fenders are always cut higher than the rear. And also what Irv said, if the finger gap is equal, the actual height of the car will be higher in the rear.
 

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Frydryce said:
although you'll notice a finger gap difference between front and rear it is not messed up. its actually correct. measure your frame height front and rear and you'll notice they are similar.

the front fenders are cut higher because the front wheels move more from steering. this is to prevent rubbing during cornering. furthermore if you did end up in a situation where you had even finger gap you would end up having the car like a wedge, leaning forward. this will make handling worse because the car is canted forward making the weight balance even worse.
finally! someone else who knows about this. 8)
 

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kraze8 said:
Frydryce said:
although you'll notice a finger gap difference between front and rear it is not messed up. its actually correct. measure your frame height front and rear and you'll notice they are similar.

the front fenders are cut higher because the front wheels move more from steering. this is to prevent rubbing during cornering. furthermore if you did end up in a situation where you had even finger gap you would end up having the car like a wedge, leaning forward. this will make handling worse because the car is canted forward making the weight balance even worse.
finally! someone else who knows about this. 8)
:D
 
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