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Miglia Builds and discussion Miglia bodied builds

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Old 21st January 2019, 17:31
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Shocks fitted with the bottom of the Spring seat locking nuts at 1" from bottom of the threads it all seemed a bit close and didn't leave much room for movement.




So back in the garage and lifted by 1/2" to 1 1/2" inches




Looked better but it was getting dark and it still seemed a bit low, so back into garage and raised to 2" inches



Now given that the springs are likely to settle a little over time, i'll leave it at this for the moment.

Took it for a quick blast down the road and back and it really does feel a lot better on the rough roads around here!
I'll have to take it further the next time it's dry, but happy for now!
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Old 22nd January 2019, 19:48
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Definitely looks better in the second photo.
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Old 22nd March 2019, 10:40
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Quick update, another year another MOT pass with no warnings!
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