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The building of a Marlin 5EXi kit car, using a Seat Leon 1.8T 20v Donor
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Mar 30 2011

Shock mounts - raising the ride height


Spoke to a technican at GAZ, he is going to send me some rose joints with a 30mm longer leg length. This will avoid welding cutting and shutting.
With the longer leg it should create a 30mm longer shock piston, which will in turn give additional clearance for the tyre under the wheel arch.

The shocks fitted ar GPG-1168, with a 12mm piston rod. Will takes some before and after photos of the mod, once the rose joints are recevied.

Posted by Steve | Permanent link | File under: suspension