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Old 01-30-2012, 02:47 PM   Thread Starter #1
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Im not big on racing or anything but I live by alot of potholes!!!! I have to replace my struts so often and its getting annoying. What kind of upgrade can i do so that my car handles potholes better
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Potholes are bad for any struts. I dont think any strut will make a difference if they are that big. Try some KYB GR2's.
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Avoid them
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these potholes are also a big reason y i havent lowered my car yet urghh
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these potholes are also a big reason y i havent lowered my car yet urghh
If youre blowing out struts and youre not lowered...dont do it!!
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Have you considered moving some where with less pot holes??
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u can buy coilovers and adjust them when needed but the risk is on you. potholes dont have coilover suspensions so u cant adjust thier depth.. sry bro
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these potholes are also a big reason y i havent lowered my car yet urghh
Smart man, you just have to avoid them. Nothing else you can really do.
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buy a truck. /end pothole problems. lol
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Default Re: Suspension Uprade

I higher profile tire will cushion it better. However I do not know high you can go without it rubbing.
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Just go around them dude,keeps ur eyes open .
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buy a truck. /end pothole problems. lol
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i avoid potholes at ALL costs lol
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