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New Shoes

Just thought I'd share this with you guys.
Wifey bought me some new shoes for my birthday.







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Gives it a little "retro" look.

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Very nice.
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Congrats, nice!
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nice
make...? size...?
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Its in need of a drop badly, get yourself some H&R springs to lower it slightly.

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Its in need of a drop badly, get yourself some H&R springs to lower it slightly.
He may need the ride height for clearing the neighborhood children.

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nice
make...? size...?
Mandrus Reigenmeister. 18 x 8.5 F 32 offset, 18 x 9.5 R 35 offset with Toyo Proxes TR1 225/40 F & 245/35 R

I totally agree with the ride height, it looks like a plough

Usually the ride height is the first to change on every other car I've had.
Springs are definitely on the list, if anyone has some

As a side note to dropping the height, are there any alignment issues ?
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As a side note to dropping the height, are there any alignment issues ?
nothing major, can't remember whether it was the front or rear that needed a little adjustment. looks good

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