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kazmania101
08-11-2016, 12:21 AM
Can anyone tell me if I need actual control arms still to lower my car or is this all I need?... I feel like this just stiffens my car and attaches to my control arms that are already on the car

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Murgatroy
08-11-2016, 02:11 AM
Those will not lower your car. They are not control arms. They attach to the control arms and chassis and stiffen things. They are a lower chassis brace.

To lower your car you would need a new suspension. Springs and struts, or coilovers.

The above would essentially do nothing without additional items to supplement the stiffer chassis.

kazmania101
08-11-2016, 02:12 AM
That's what I figured


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kazmania101
08-11-2016, 02:31 AM
Do you know where I can get front and rear adjustable control arms for a 97 celica gt?


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kazmania101
08-11-2016, 04:09 AM
Dose anyone know where I can get front and rear adjustable control arms for a 97 celica gt?


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ChrisD
08-11-2016, 05:22 PM
Rear: https://technotoytuning.com/toyota/st202

Not sure about fronts, can't say I've ever seen them.

kazmania101
08-11-2016, 05:39 PM
Thanks! And yah I can find them for the 7th gen but non for the 204st 😑


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bloodMoney
08-11-2016, 07:21 PM
There are no adjustables for the front of an ST20X. Otherwise, yes. TechnoToy is the way to go.

kazmania101
08-11-2016, 09:51 PM
Does a carolla control arms fit?... Cause I think I found some for a carolla


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kazmania101
08-11-2016, 09:58 PM
And if not I guess just camber bolts will do for the front?


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Murgatroy
08-11-2016, 11:18 PM
You can use crash bolts in the front. I used adjustable strut mounts, which came on my Megan Coilovers. Adjustable front control arms do not exist for the Celica, and the Corolla units would be a custom install that would require modification. Being on a modified suspension, I see zero need for it.

kazmania101
08-11-2016, 11:22 PM
My Meagan racing coilovers didn't come with adjustable mounts


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bloodMoney
08-12-2016, 03:44 PM
The blue EZ ones don't. You needed to get the red STREET coils for the adjustable top hats.

IIRC TechnoToy has camber and caster adjustable top hats....

kazmania101
08-12-2016, 03:45 PM
Is there any ways I can change the top of the coilovers with the adjustable caster plate?


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bloodMoney
08-15-2016, 09:09 PM
You can possibly reach out to a Megan retailer to see if you can get replacement top hats for the street series.

All the struts should be the same, but I would double check with them first.

Or, like I said TechnoToy (https://technotoytuning.com/toyota/st202/st202-celica-camber-plates-black)

ChrisD
08-16-2016, 04:08 PM
I think I might get those rear camber plates for my 205. Running BC coilovers and lowered, using H&R camber bolts maxed out and still have too much negative camber. I've got the T3 camber plates on the front of my 165, they are nicely done. The one pet peeve I have of them is that they use a bolt and nut to mount to the chassis instead of studs and nuts.

bloodMoney
08-16-2016, 09:16 PM
I was hoping you would chime in on this Chris. :)

kazmania101
08-16-2016, 10:18 PM
What mm camber bolts should I get? I found 3 different sizes. 14mm, 15mm and 17mm


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bloodMoney
08-19-2016, 03:39 PM
I'm pretty sure I had the 15mm ones.

You should only need a pair, unless you are going for big camber... Then get all four.