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    Trim : A5

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    as above im hoping to get some new rims and so would then like to lower the car about 1" but ive noticed on some cars that when lowered, the back wheels seem to sit at an angle, so i was wondering can the rear suspension camber angle be adjusted to make them sit straight?

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    my rear camber looks very negative and its not even lowered, just an SXi(!)

    Don't think you can get adjusters for the top of the rear shocks like you can with the fronts (on some cars)

    Thinking about lowering too...

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    What, like this......

    Mine has it too, not that much though !! Doesn't worry me matey Dunno if it can be adjusted or not though !

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    Quote Originally Posted by John H
    What, like this......

    Mine has it too, not that much though !! Doesn't worry me matey Dunno if it can be adjusted or not though !
    OMG john thats wild what an angle they sit at! funny thing is when i looked at rbk"s motor at perth they seemed to sit fine and hes lowered the car about 50 mil

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    jeez that just looks wrong, i mean if the backs gonna look like that then you should at least give the front a load of negative camber as well....

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    Quote Originally Posted by John H
    What, like this......

    Mine has it too, not that much though !! Doesn't worry me matey Dunno if it can be adjusted or not though !

    anymore pics of that car?

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    The chap is registered on here, name is OLI...........




    One of my fave C's this

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    TBH that looks rediculous IMO how could you drive that? or has it got trick airbag suspension or something?

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    It is STUNNING !!! first time I saw it I was sure it was a photoshop it looks sooo good ... I do prefer his old wheels tho ...

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    That bottom picture is so gangsta, expect the window to inch open, and somebody to open fire from within. Or sell you drugs

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