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Old 04-01-2013, 05:12 PM   #1
Qtipimpreza
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Default Sport Impreza - Back end is saggy...

Love my sport limited, but does anyone feel like the backend of the vehicle looks "sagged"?

Ie, when I look at the clearance above my rear wheels in comparison to the front, there is a noticable difference that makes the car look like its jacked up in the front...not the best look IMO.

Has anyone done anything to adress this? Pics to share? Would this change the handling of the car significantly to raise the back and lower the front end just a tad to make it look more balanced?
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Old 04-01-2013, 06:41 PM   #2
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Yes i put coil spacers in the back. no pics, but it improved it. Not a long term solution because they are made out of rubber
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Old 04-01-2013, 08:28 PM   #3
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Can't read today - No comment.
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Old 04-02-2013, 07:40 AM   #4
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Yes, I noticed that also on my 13... how thick a spacer did you use and whose ? have not been under it yet, do these have bump stops inside the coils ?
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Old 04-02-2013, 12:17 PM   #5
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The front wheel arch is larger than the rear one to accommodate the wheel when you turn. This kind of makes the rear look saggy
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Old 04-02-2013, 03:28 PM   #6
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Checked a few hatchbacks and they all seem to be setup that way in terms of height relative to rear
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Old 04-02-2013, 05:50 PM   #7
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Checked a few hatchbacks and they all seem to be setup that way in terms of height relative to rear

And here I thought it was due to the added weight of my new 19mm sway bar.
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Old 04-02-2013, 07:55 PM   #8
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you got some junk in the trunk
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