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Old 09-16-2007, 12:22 AM   #1
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What all kinds of suspension upgrades are out there for this car?

Springs?
Struts?
Coilovers?

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Well, you need to post your year and trim and model if it'* different in your signature which can be done over in the Profile link.

Beside that, I'm slightly confused, your SN implies a Grand Prix GTP but this is a Bonneville forum so which one you are referring to?
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Well, you need to post your year and trim and model if it'* different in your signature which can be done over in the Profile link.

Beside that, I'm slightly confused, your SN implies a Grand Prix GTP but this is a Bonneville forum so which one you are referring to?
I have a GTP but am planning on purchasing a 00'-'03 SSEi here very soon and know next to nothing about what types of modifications can be done to H-bodies.
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Moving to Performance and Brainstorming. The 2000-2005 section is for posting mechanical problems only.
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Well modifications to the 00-05 h-bodies and the real 87-91 & 92-99 h-bodies differ quite a bit. theres not really a huge suspension after market for the 00-05 H body, probably the best thing you could do is to swap in the suspension from a 04-05 GXP. Not sure on the differences and such, but I've driven them in comparison to an SSEi of that gen and the handling rocks.

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wj, although it'* a different generation of H body, it is NOT a G body. Please don't induce confusion here by calling it that. It is very much NOT a G body.
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Well, I wanted to do something that is similar to the konis/eibachs that you can put on a w-body. I want to lower it a touch and give it a nice, agressive stance. Then slap some GXP wheels on it.
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Please edit your profile and add your year and trim level to your signature.
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I'm not aware of any "brand name" aftermarket springs and struts for the 00+ cars. However you can always go custom but it will cost a lot. The 00+ Look decent at the factory ride height IMO.

Do a search on GXP Venom, he put an air suspension in a 00+
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Please edit your profile and add your year and trim level to your signature.
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I'm not aware of any "brand name" aftermarket springs and struts for the 00+ cars. However you can always go custom but it will cost a lot. The 00+ Look decent at the factory ride height IMO.

Do a search on GXP Venom, he put an air suspension in a 00+
I thought about that, but I don't really want pumps and stuff like that getting in the way and taking up space and weight. I was wondering if there were some coilovers or anything. If I have to, I will go the custom route but that is a last resort.
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