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Old 10-01-2005, 06:47 PM   #1
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Is traction really improved ?

Finally got all the parts to do a gear change from a 2.73 to 3.90 and overhaul the limited slip. I am looking now at improving traction and checking the different lower control arm alternatives (Lakewood, JEG's, Summit, FRPP, Steeda, etc).....if you have one installed, could you share the experience ?

Do they work ?....are they worth the bucks ?.... which type is better, adjustable or non-adjustable ?

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Re: Is traction really improved ?

bigger tires.
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Re: Is traction really improved ?

www.maximummotorsport.com for all your suspension needs

they > all
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Re: Is traction really improved ?

I had a set of Ground Pounder upper and lower control arms. The LCAs helped keep my tires planted when I was at the track doing burnouts and eliminated wheel-hop. Non-adjustable ones will be fine unless you are going for a certain weight distribution in your front to rear loading, etc.
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BULL!!!!! They are good but they have equals. You have been brain washed by hype. Can I interest you in a Electric supercharger for $60


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Re: Is traction really improved ?

I have one mm component in my suspension...and that's my 4 way adjustable c/c plates. There are places that have just the same equal stuff, if not better...
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Re: Is traction really improved ?

Kenny Brown, Griggs, or Maximum Motorsports

they are the top 3, dont buy any BBK junk
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Re: Is traction really improved ?

maximum motorsports for lowers, or any sperical bushing lower control arm.... but only one company makes them that I know off... hmmmm..... or you can go with some others that have urathane bushings that give you inconsistent handling
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Re: Is traction really improved ?

when it comes to lower control arms... who mm's equal? Ive yet to see one thats even remotly close unless you are brainwashed to belive urathane bushings are fine.....

I belive pro-3i makes some with sperical bushings, but they got the design from mm when they split from them...

mm is not always better, they just have amazing quality, a very very good reputation, and .... make better parts than nearly anyone for most every item.

Just ask about a particular item and we can go from there, dont buy some "steeda" or what ever lowers cuz .... they suck compared to mm (on lowers)
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Old 10-04-2005, 04:55 PM   #11
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Re: Is traction really improved ?

Thanks for the information, looks like I'll have to take it to the max.......

Based on the long term plans, I need to go with the adjustable LCA's ($$$) .

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