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      05-10-2014, 01:45 PM   #1
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Stop Tech BBK Installed...

Just thought I would share a few quick shots of the new brake setup paired with my recently acquired Vorsteiners. So far the brakes feel a lot like stock actually...and maybe even easier to modulate as they "bite" less as you first put pressure on the brake pedal. I'll post up more thoughts once I get some spirited driving in.







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Very nice setup!! May I ask which Vorsteiner wheels you have?
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Very nice setup!! May I ask which Vorsteiner wheels you have?
VFF 101's.
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Nice but I like your HRE's a lot more.
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Nice but I like your HRE's a lot more.
Yeah, I promised myself I would sell them as soon as the new ones arrived but still they sit in my garage...it is hard to beat a light weight 18" wheel. Maybe I'll throw them on to see them with the new brakes.
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nice! awesome brakes, car will be even better with a drop
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nice! awesome brakes, car will be even better with a drop
It's on eibach springs now...considering coilovers but not sure yet.
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nice! awesome brakes, car will be even better with a drop
It's on eibach springs now...considering coilovers but not sure yet.
Seems like it's sitting high for being on any springs, I had eibachs before and it sat a lot lower than yours but maybe it's the angle the pic was taken
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Honestly I think it could be the angle and the shadows. If I had my way it would sit a tad lower but not sure it's worth coilovers just to get a 1/4" more drop.
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Honestly I think it could be the angle and the shadows. If I had my way it would sit a tad lower but not sure it's worth coilovers just to get a 1/4" more drop.
has to be the angle, I see the pic in your signature and looks good
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nice!!!!!!!!!!
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