Originally Posted by dmw16
Whether you can do this or not isn't really relevant. It's a bad mounting method without any way to avoid heal-toe on the fasteners. Connecting rods allow you to react the loads on the splitter. Repeated loading like this will eventually lead to the fasteners failing (or pull thru on the composite).
Oh, and those guys look like giant tools.
obviously you dont know that the car they are standing on is a record holder for super lap battle in the RWD category keeping up with the AWD category and obviously you do not know that the "tool" to the right is one of the best track spec m3 techs here. so i think the only tool here is you sorry.