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Old 05-16-2012, 03:24 PM
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Lower 77 TransAm

Hi folks,

i need to lower my Trans Am like 30th anniversary bandit style.
Do in need complete new front end for that, or just the correct springs and rims?
Is there any way to lower the rear end? Shackle kit, leaf springs?

THX for help..

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Hi folks,

i need to lower my Trans Am like 30th anniversary bandit style.
Do in need complete new front end for that, or just the correct springs and rims?
Is there any way to lower the rear end? Shackle kit, leaf springs?

THX for help..
They make lowering springs for the front and have lowering leaf spring kit's alos.JMO i think i seen some for the rear in summit.


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Old 05-16-2012, 10:17 PM
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Some of the A/C equipped Pontiacs have a 1 inch spacer in the front spring. Remove it and lower the car 1 inch. Lowering blocks work well in the rear ...

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THX. I think i use the eibach pro springs in the front. And the Belltech 5979 in the rear.

Do you think i come in trouble with the eibach pro kit in connection with edelbrock ias shocks? I already installed theese.

There were no spacers in the front end..
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Try KTS American Parts in Hamburg.
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Try KTS American Parts in Hamburg.
Yeah..im customer there for several years, you can buy brake pads there when you need them fast.

KTS is "Apotheke"
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I had a 1978 Camaro in Germany in 1984-5, KTS got me all I needed.
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maybe in 85 there had acceptable prices. Now u pay 2-3x $ price.

Assortment is smaller in every case in comp. to u.s.
€ is stronger than $ so it gets even cheaper.
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I order direct from America as well.
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Detroit Speed Engineering (DSE) should have some decent stuff for your Bandit, or a Hotchkis TVS kit could do what you need as well.
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