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    Regular Member Danwells72's Avatar
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    Vehicle : Vectra

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    Engine : 1.9 cdti 150

    Year : 2004

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    Following this thread, pic as promised of my new strut brace Sorry about the quality, taken on my mobile




    Took it out for a spin yesterday and am surprised the difference it makes, i didnt think it would make much if any

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    Vehicle : Vectra and a Signum

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    nice... i do like these.. will get round to putting on in this year..
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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    i recommend doing it, looks good and works well

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    That loks great mate, ive always wanted one of these.

    What sort of difference ? Is it just stiffer and does it make the car less comfortable in any way ?

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    Can you still open the brake fluid reservoir or would you need to remove the brace first?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mark_647 View Post
    That loks great mate, ive always wanted one of these.

    What sort of difference ? Is it just stiffer and does it make the car less comfortable in any way ?
    The car feels stiffer and handling has improved, it doesnt feel so fat lol

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    Can you still open the brake fluid reservoir or would you need to remove the brace first?
    No, need to undo the left side to access it

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    looks tidy

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