Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

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Re: Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

Postby JayB on Jun Tue 29, 2010 2:43 pm

$$$$$$$ wondering if they will possibly fit my fox....... 1991
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Re: Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

Postby 76scirocco on Jun Tue 29, 2010 2:49 pm

It is possible to be too low (at least for something I want to daily drive), I drag bumper at about half the stoplights and my driveway. It is a whole new world being this low.
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Re: Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

Postby 76scirocco on Jun Tue 29, 2010 2:52 pm

JayB wrote:$$$$$$$ wondering if they will possibly fit my fox....... 1991



I don't know for sure, but I am guessing that would be a no.
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Re: Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

Postby 76scirocco on Jun Tue 29, 2010 3:16 pm

ValveFloat wrote:Another thought: Those coil-overs are probably 10+ years old, the dampers may be shot.


Is there anyone who rebuild these H&Rs? I had the Koni's on my camaro rebuilt years ago, but I am not sure if anyone would do these.
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Re: Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

Postby Roadhog on Jun Tue 29, 2010 3:26 pm

If they are Koni's, Koni will rebuild them.
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Re: Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

Postby Rennwagen1 on Jun Tue 29, 2010 3:29 pm

well if you are that low, then you gain scene point for everytime you scrape!
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Re: Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

Postby 76scirocco on Jun Tue 29, 2010 3:34 pm

Roadhog wrote:If they are Koni's, Koni will rebuild them.


Sorry, I left out that these are H&R's in that post.
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Re: Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

Postby sneakyboy1 on Jun Tue 29, 2010 8:33 pm

Hey Randy,
If your front big bumper is too low for you would you at all be intersted in a MKII small bumper?
I have a small bumper that came with the extra parts for my GTI but the big bumper I had was trashed and am looking for a decent big bumper for mine.
I'd hate to see your GTI without the big bumper but if your just autocrossing it and using as a daily and it's scraping too much maybe you'd be interested in swapping?
Also did you get those pix I sent you of the tears?
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Re: Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

Postby 76scirocco on Jun Wed 30, 2010 7:43 am

I think I will hang on to the big bumper.

I didn't get the picture of the tears.
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Re: Trying to decide the future of a 92 GTI

Postby 76scirocco on Jul Fri 09, 2010 11:33 am

Bentley came in today, so now I get to dive into the injection on this thing. Hopefully it will be running right soon.
Also installed new window regulator and started cleaning up the interior.
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