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    Fitted some genuine vxr tips yesterday, but i am a bit worried about the heat from them, as they are resting on the plastic bumper trim, would they get hot enough to do any damage or would i have to bent the hangers down a bit or get longer rubbers for the hangers to lower the exhaust away from resting on the plastic.

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    Yip they will get hot enough to melt the plastic.

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    how far should the clerance be between bumper and exhaust.

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    They need the VXR valance not the SRI one as the VXR one is designed to give more clearance.

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    Attachment 63403vxr%20tips%20001.JPGi have the btcc rear bumper

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    I would try bigger rubbers see if that will push it down a bit

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    i was thinking that mite work, if not will have to bend the hangers a little

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    Sorry bud didn't see the rear just followed on from your other thread about welding on tips in place of your SRI's change the rubbers for ones with a bigger drop say another 15mm.

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    Or trim the rear valance?

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    let it get hot no adjustment then,aslong as there not too close like

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